Valorie Delp

Valorie Delp

Valorie Delp is a freelance writer and lactation expert from the Greater New York City area.

Lactation Counselor

Having breastfed all five of her children (which include a set of twins), Valorie went on to counsel and help many other moms in informal mothers' groups on having a successful breastfeeding relationship. While her days of breastfeeding are well behind her, she still offers her services as a lactation counselor on occasion, and is an active advocate for breastfeeding-friendly spaces. She has also blogged about breastfeeding for

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Most Recent Contributions by Valorie Delp

5 Common Potty Training Problems and Troubleshooting Tips

There is hardly a parent alive that doesn't have a potty training tale of woe. What is surprising is that most parents aren't aware of how c ... Read More

9 Natural Ways to Induce Labor

If you've made it to 40 weeks of pregnancy, chances are you are ready to be done and have your baby in your arms. No doubt, you may be uncom ... Read More

Baby Gender Prediction (Just for Fun)

Can't wait until the sonogram confirms your little boy or girl? Try this quiz to predict the gender of your baby. Granted, it's based on old ... Read More

Facts About Smoking While Breastfeeding

Women who smoke may have many questions about whether they can breastfeed, or if they have to quit smoking in order to breastfeed. While it ... Read More

Using Breastfeeding Pumps

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding exclusively for about the first six months of life, and breastfeeding in conjunc ... Read More

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