"[Component] prepping is the act of preparing [components] to sustain you through the apocalypse." — mealprephaven.com Components, how do they work? Why would you want to make them ahead of time instead of on the fly? How can you tell whether something should be a standalone component or not? What do you do if you need two almost identical but slightly different components? If these questions whet your appetite, this talk is for you! We'll discuss creating and styling custom components and discover what the world of meal prep can teach us about componentization and how it can make front-end development more convenient and fun!