Wow, okay, so this year… sucked? I spent most of it consuming media. Plus side: I have a lot for this list!

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The final product of my 100 day challenge, a landing page for Daily UI
The final product of my 100 day challenge, a landing page for Daily UI

In August 2019, I was feeling really burnt out. Everything I was doing at work felt uninspired and completely drained me. I normally try to do something fun and creative on the side when I feel like this, but even that felt too overwhelming. I decided to try out the Daily UI Challenge; I’d started and stopped a few times but it felt just regimented enough to pull me out of my rut. Fast forward to March 2020, and I’m happy to say I successfully completed all 100 days. …


As 2019 has come to a close, I am getting started on one of my first new year’s resolutions: writing more.

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Maddy Russell

Passionate about systems thinking, good UX, and Star Trek. Senior Product Designer @ Crossbeam

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