Jenna Morton, Pickle Planet founder

jenna morton sitting with books and coffee writing about pride of place parenting

Jenna Morton is a Canadian writer & mother with more than two decades of work in print, broadcast, & digital media.

Jenna connects family with community, showing how pride in where you live builds resilience, creativity, economic opportunity, and more.

She’s been featured nationally by Today’s Parent, the Globe and MailHuffington Post, Global TV, CBC Radio, and extensively throughout regional media. Her parenting resource, Pickle Planet Moncton, has been connecting families with each other and their community since 2015.

Jenna was the contributing editor of Family 1st/Famille en premier, New Brunswick’s free, bilingual parenting magazine, which published for two years (folded due to the pandemic).

She is the co-host of the Pickle Planet Podcastaired daily on RogersTV in New Brunswick. Jenna is also the host/producer of NeoChats, a podcast for the Canadian Association of Neonatal Nurses, With you in the NICU, a podcast for Canadian Premature Babies Foundation, and Small Brains, Big Dreams, a podcast with leading neurologists around the world, sharing insights on the role of mentorship in medicine.

Jenna was also a weekly op-ed contributor for Brunswick News for three years; you can find a selection of her 100+ columns here.

Jenna has presented at BlogJam Atlantic in Halifax, Nova Scotia, at the Savvy Sale Owners Conference in San Antonio, Texas, and with numerous online groups.

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Interested in having Jenna as a guest on your podcast, speak at your event, or add her perspective on parenting to your article? Email her today! 


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