St. Monica’s Blog


Keys to Living Healthier

by Loretta Baxter, R.N., Administrator One of the important keys to living longer and feeling healthy is exercise and better yet walking according to Claude Bouchard, director of the human genomics laboratory at Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Louisiana.  It benefits your brain, heart, skin, mood and metabolism.  Even as little as 10 minutes of […]


If that’s the worst thing that happened…

If that’s the worst thing that happened… Whenever something untoward happened in my life my husband had a saying, it’s one that I really appreciated. He’d say, “if that is the worst thing that happened to you today, you have a pretty good life.” And he was right! It is a lesson that many families […]

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Celebrate life!

Gosh, I can’t believe a whole year has flown by since I wrote about our last golf outing. What a year it has been! We have very active residents and families who give credence to our “celebration of life” philosophy here at St. Monica’s. We have always been blessed with loving and caring families, but […]