Author: Jill

Aaptiv 5K Your Way

October 27 is the Aaptiv 5K Your Way virtual race. Now typically, I’m not a fan of “virtual races” because I feel like it’s mostly somebody just buying a medal. But I do kind of like the origins of these and where they started; when there was a sense of community from a lot of people

Carpe Lotion: Foot & Hand Antiperspirant

I got an email with the subject line of “Weird Review Product” a while ago and when I opened it up it said, “This is kind of weird, but I have a product I thought might be up your alley. It’s called Carpe, and it’s an antiperspirant lotion for hands and feet. I thought your audience

Slow Down!

The past couple of months have been kicking my butt. Even more so than the past several years have been kicking my butt. Some of the things that have been draining me lately more than “normal” life exhaustion: Buying a house Selling a house Moving to a new house Getting my first experience at an

Episode 6: Not Giving Up on a Podcast-ish Yet!

I’ve had over two months between “episodes” of my podcast-ish, The Jill Will Run Show-ish. (I’m so clever with that title, huh?) But I recorded another episode! You can listen to it embedded here in this post… or you can read along below for the basic gist of what I rambled about plus some extra

Choosing to Rest is Hard

When looking at runners from the outside, we’re a weird bunch. A lot of people naturally just want to sit around and it’s a feat of willpower to force themselves to exercise. But for many runners, when we’ve been at it for a while, we just want to keep running. And choosing to take a