Baby Bonds

Bonding through Breastfeeding

Baby Bonds lactation consultants offer support with home visits for those that live in the Boise, Idaho area, Skype visits, and online education. Baby Bonds helps educate and inspire new mothers to accept the challenge and blessing that motherhood is. While breastfeeding is often not easy, mothers everywhere are benefiting from the online education Baby Bonds provides. Having a new baby can be exciting and terrifying all at once. Baby Bonds help new mothers feel confident and capable. The information Baby Bonds shares can help families to grow closer together, and make life a bit easier by helping breastfeeding get off to a good start. We look forward to hearing from you, and helping you with your joyful journey of motherhood!

About Melanie Henstrom


Melanie received her bachelor’s degree in Family Life, and worked in adoption until she had her first  child. She brings to the table many years of experience having raised 6 children, including twins. Once all her children were in school, she became certified as an IBCLC. As a lactation consultant and doula, she has served hundreds of mothers and babies over the course of several years. It has been her experience that so many mothers do not have the resources to become successful at breastfeeding. She has extensive experience with tongue ties and is able to educate mothers to make the right choice for their baby. Out of a desire to help provide more breastfeeding education, Baby Bonds has developed Breastfeeding: A Guide to Success! As her business grew she began to offer Skype lactation visits. Her passion is to educate, nurture, and support women through their postpartum time helping to make it more joyous.