Llama Llama Blogorama

Freezing food is an effective way to enjoy non-seasonal foods year round, and preserve food for an extended period of time. People have been freezing food for decades. While early trappers, fishermen, and farmers didn’t have the methods that we do today, they were still......

St. Patrick’s Day is next week, and we all know the color green isn’t the most important takeaway from this festive holiday. (Unless getting pinched marks the end of your world…). We know that everyone wants a piece of what that leprechaun is hiding at......

Unless you, or a family member, suffers from celiac disease, you probably don’t know much about it. What is gluten anyway? Why does it seem like so many people are avoiding it? Is it bad for me? How do I know if I am gluten-intolerant?......

Last week on Valentine’s Day, everyone celebrated their love with overwhelming amounts of candy, flowers, and being bombarded by hearts everywhere. But let’s talk about something similar, only more important: Heart Health This month is actually National Heart Month–a great time to get serious and......

What do you get when you mix romance, flowers, chocolate, and cards? Well according to research, about $19.6 billion in revenue for companies during the Valentine’s season.   From roses, jewelry, candy, and dining out, Valentine’s Day has grown into a pretty big deal. But......

Sometimes there’s nothing that hits the spot on a cold wintry day quite like a nice bowl of warm soup. Not just any soup will suffice– you can’t just pop open a can of Progresso or warm up a bag of Ramen noodles and get......

Feeling irritable, bored, or restless lately? You may have Cabin Fever. Cabin fever is a term  people use to describe their claustrophobia from remaining indoors or being confined to a certain space for a length of time. It can often occur during the winter months......

Here at Jolly Llama, we love having fun and feeling jolly. (Duh…that’s why it’s in our name). But we know it’s not always easy to be jolly– especially if you have to work. Work is….well, work. Unless you’re one of the lucky few who landed......

The excitement from the holidays has to peak at some point. And when it does, many people might find themselves with feelings of stress, hopelessness, and anxiety as they look around their house. Not exactly a great way to start off the new year. Right?......