Deb Brandon: Living in Radiant Color


I woke up in the middle of the night with a horrific headache. Every motion, however slight, set off a new explosion of pain, taking the headache to another level. Though I knew that chances were that nothing would help, I downed ginger and turmeric caplets. Perhaps it would at least take the edge off. … Read more

Morning Ritual

I evaluated my headache—a couple of pieces of candied ginger and some protein? Or more? The shower will probably help, and a decent chug of water. I close my eyes, listening to my body. Nope.  I’m going to need more than that. Some Aleve. At least two. Hopefully that’ll keep it in check, to the … Read more

Miracle Cure

I was skeptical. Powdered ginger mixed in water for a headache? But given the frequency and severity of my headaches since the brain bleeds, I was willing to try anything. I wasn’t surprised when it did nothing for me. A Facebook friend suggested that I try candied ginger. Since I love candied ginger anyway, my … Read more