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    My preferred React stack is Vite (it’s french for fast), MUI (with icons), React Query, and React Router. I’m also a heathen who refuses to learn Typescript. In this case, because it’s an incredibly simple plug-in, we won’t be using a router.

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    For the most part, this is a very basic express server, not at all dissimlar from the one I outlined in my FERN series. We’ll start by importing our dependancies, and setting up the basics:

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