Virginia is one of several states that now will use a card to load WIC approved foods onto instead of a paper voucher. Do I have any VA WIC participants or participants in other states that want to share with us the pros and cons of having an electronic debit type card for WIC purchases instead of the traditional paper vouchers? continue reading »
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Hey WIC moms, Farmer’s Markets are in full swing right now. It’s worth checking in with your local WIC clinic and asking if they partner with a farmer’s market in your area. continue reading »
I’ve always though that non-profits like churches and charities could serve the low income population better than the government. They know how to stretch a penny better. They know how to assess needs better. And they know how to care for the soul and person better while they are helping them with physical needs.
That being said, I’m realizing that non-profits and charities may not have the financial means to help the low income if the government help were to be scaled back the way many republicans and libertarians want. continue reading »
If you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time, I’m sure you know my thoughts on formula feeding your baby. While breastfeeding is MUCH better, I know that there are many moms who need to formula feed for one reason or another. And although it seems WIC usually gives moms enough formula for their babies, sometimes a mom may need just a little bit more. So I thought I’d share this blog post I read where you can get free formula with a coupon from Walmart. continue reading »