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Andrea Fabry Patient Expert

Vail, Arizona
I am the mother of nine children ages 11 - 28. We currently reside in Arizona recovering from a major toxic black mold exposure.
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It Takes Time Is Getting a Makeover by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am excited to launch an all-new It Takes Time in the coming days. This updated and revised site will offer new recipes, tutorials and suggestions for making healthy change ... Read on »
Cheap and Effective Body Care by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Baking soda is the ultimate cheap, safe ingredient for beauty care. I recently listed 4 ways to use baking soda  over at Adrienne's Whole New Mom . One of my favorit ... Read on »
Our Kitchen: Then and Now by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Our kitchen table as we left it Oct. 4, 2008 When our family vacated our home in October of 2008 we left everything behind, including the contents ... Read on »
Valentine's Day Giveaway! by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Featuring Just So's Cacao Shimmer Lip Balm and Chocolate Silk! Enter the giveaway here.  In addition to Just So's products, the winner will receive Peppermint Bath Sa ... Read on »
Shampoo-less and Proud by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I haven't used shampoo for 4 years. I’d like to keep this a secret from TODAY's Kathie Lee and Hoda, however. If they find out they might laugh and ridicule me like ... Read on »
Shampoo-less and Proud by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I haven't used shampoo for 4 years. I’d like to keep this a secret from TODAY's Kathie Lee and Hoda, however. If they find out they might laugh and ridicule me like ... Read on »
Culturing in the Cold by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Increased elevation.  If you have a higher shelf in the kitchen, the yeasts and bacteria will enjoy the warmer spot. Oven light.  Some oven lights reach a tempera ... Read on »
A Toxicologist Looks at Mold Remediation by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The book of Leviticus makes it clear that if mold is still present after remediation, the home is unsafe. This is a radical approach to mold, one shared by leading tox ... Read on »
Boost Your Immune System with Fermented Turmeric by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Turmeric is getting lots of attention these days because of its potential health benefits. Not only has the curcumin component of turmeric been shown to have anti in ... Read on »
Apple Cider Vinegar Cold Remedy {Simple Saturdays} by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I hope you're enjoying the variety of posts we're seeing! This week we feature Modern Homesteader's favorite cold remedy. What is Simple Saturdays Blog Hop? Sim ... Read on »
One Step at a Time by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Peg's kitchen lab: raspberry vinegar, kefir, and turmeric bug - alongside her new dehydrator! Hoping to live healthier in 2014?  I hope Peg's story encour ... Read on »
Soy, Vitamin K2 and Natto by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine January 6th is National Bean Day, which begs the question, "Should we celebrate the soybean?" The problem with soy in its natural state is that it contains various ... Read on »
Soy, Vitamin K2 and Natto by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Natto is a traditional Japanese food made from soybeans fermented with the microbe Bacillus subtilis. It is one of Japan's most noteworthy health foods. But isn't s ... Read on »
Best of 2013 Cultured Foods and Beverages by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It Takes Time has joined with a team of bloggers from the Alternative Living Network to bring you the best recipe and health posts of 2013. I am hosting the bes ... Read on »
Simple Saturdays #3 by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What is Simple Saturdays Blog Hop? Simply put, it’s a link-up for each of us to share the various ways that we are learning to be more Self Reliant. This is all about ... Read on »
Year-end Round up by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine As we close out 2013, I have some "best of" lists to share with you. This was compiled by Lexie at Lexie Naturals. The following list is divided into dif ... Read on »
Keep Your Heat On While You're Away! by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The photo above reminds us what can happen when pipes freeze and later burst. In this case a home was on the market for sale when the furnace was inadvertently turned ... Read on »
Keep Your Heat On While You're Away! by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine This photo reminds us what can happen when pipes freeze and later burst. In this case a home was on the market for sale when the furnace was inadvertently turned off. ... Read on »
Simple Saturdays Blog Hop #2 by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What is Simple Saturdays Blog Hop? Simply put, it’s a link-up for each of us to share the various ways that we are learning to be more Self Reliant in our homes a ... Read on »