Until we install our sink and plumbing, we're still washing dishes in the cockpit. The dinghy tow-line and the mainsheet line make a good drying rack.
What a mess dishwashing will be down in the cabin.....but a sink and plumbing will help the resale value of the boat.
That white rectangular bag hanging from the rail at far right, is the LifeSling person-overboard recovery system that the sisters gave me for my 53rd birthday. Waiting for them to come sailing before we test it.