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Rebecca Mongrain
Worked at Sur La Table
Attended Washington State University
Lives in Seattle, WA
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Video Obsession
My new camera has video ability and I've been busy exploring what it can do. I took some video last week when Molly and I went on our photo date and spent some time this week crafting a very short video. Molly at the Park from Rebecca Burgess on Vimeo . I'm...
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Monthly Goal Check-In (January)
In order to stay true to my 2016 goals, I've decided to do a monthly check-in on them. I've started the year out with a bang and have already crossed two of my ten goals off my list! 1.   Complete the Barre3 Challenge  from Jan. 4 to Jan. 31 - I did this! W...
In order to stay true to my 2016 goals, I've decided to do a monthly check-in on them. I've started the year out with a bang and have already crossed two of my ten goals off my list! 1. Complete the Barre3 Challenge from Jan...
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Treating Yourself, Pet Photos and Hikes Are This Week's Links From Around The Web
Treat Yo' Self (without food or spending $$)  I love these ideas! Because we all need to treat ourselves but we don't need special food treats or to spend gobs of money. Relearning the Art of Eating  This is hard. Talking With Young Children About Their Bod...
Treat Yo' Self (without food or spending $$) I love these ideas! Because we all need to treat ourselves but we don't need special food treats or to spend gobs of money. Relearning the Art of Eating This is hard. Talking Wit...
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New Camera, Renewed Passion
I've been lax taking proper photos of my children. The purchase of new camera has renewed that passion though. Today when my little monkeys decided to play dress-up as they do almost every afternoon, I decided to document some of their antics. One of their ...
I've been lax taking proper photos of my children. The purchase of new camera has renewed that passion though. Today when my little monkeys decided to play dress-up as they do almost every afternoon, I decided to document som...
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A Hawaiian Voice, Mom Hacks and Ways to Simplify Are This Week's Links From Around The Web
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole: The Voice Of Hawaii  This is the song I sing to my girls when they can't sleep. It almost always brings tears to my eyes.  Mom Hacks for Around the House   I need to do so many of these!  5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Phon...
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole: The Voice Of Hawaii This is the song I sing to my girls when they can't sleep. It almost always brings tears to my eyes. Mom Hacks for Around the House I need to do so many of these! 5 Tips for T...
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Bad Ass Moms, Simplifing and Retreats ARE THIS WEEK'S LINKS FROM AROUND THE WEB
This woman is an inspiration!  Such a bad-ass! How Journaling Can Change Everything  The barre3 challenge is more than just taking a certain number of classes, it is also about bringing more mindfulness to your life and this article is just one way the chal...
This woman is an inspiration! Such a bad-ass! How Journaling Can Change Everything The barre3 challenge is more than just taking a certain number of classes, it is also about bringing more mindfulness to your life and this ar...
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January Book Report
One of my goals this year is to read for 15 minutes a day and so far, I've been reading every day. Of course, now that I'm reading every day, I'm tearing through books. I read 4.5 books in January which thrills me to no end.  I started the month with Wildfl...
One of my goals this year is to read for 15 minutes a day and so far, I've been reading every day. Of course, now that I'm reading every day, I'm tearing through books. I read 4.5 books in January which thrills me to no end. ...
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Valentine's Day Crafts and Cards For Your Kids
I love doing crafts with my kids and whenever Valentine's Day comes around, I get really excited about doing Valentine's Day Cards with them. I'll admit that I might get too excited. I've spent hours pouring over websites and Pinterest to find the best Vale...
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Whole30 Week 4 Update (+barre3 Challenge)
Today is my final day of Whole30 and I'm so excited! I can say that I did this. I will admit right here to having a real latte a day or two ago. It was so good. I was in yet another coffee shop and the idea of having black coffee or an almond milk latte lit...
Today is my final day of Whole30 and I'm so excited! I can say that I did this. I will admit right here to having a real latte a day or two ago. It was so good. I was in yet another coffee shop and the idea of having black co...
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A Hawaiian Voice, Mom Hacks and Ways to Simplify Are This Week's Links From Around The Web
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole: The Voice Of Hawaii  This is the song I sing to my girls when they can't sleep. It almost always brings tears to my eyes.  Mom Hacks for Around the House   I need to do so many of these!  5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Phon...
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole: The Voice Of Hawaii This is the song I sing to my girls when they can't sleep. It almost always brings tears to my eyes. Mom Hacks for Around the House I need to do so many of these! 5 Tips for T...
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Whole30 Week 3 Update (+barre3 Challenge)
I'm just 6 days away from completing two of my goals for the year and I am psyched! I am most excited about the end of Whole30. I am loving how I am feeling and I have really re-set myself but I am feeling the pressures of the restrictions. We like to go ou...
I'm just 6 days away from completing two of my goals for the year and I am psyched! I am most excited about the end of Whole30. I am loving how I am feeling and I have really re-set myself but I am feeling the pressures of th...
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Whole30 Week 2 Update (+barre3 Challenge)
This was a good and bad week. Good in that I ate pretty well, thanks to my stellar prep session on Sunday. Bad in that getting in enough barre3 classes was a struggle. I skipped class on Sunday due to my 14 hour travel day on Saturday. Monday, I got into th...
This was a good and bad week. Good in that I ate pretty well, thanks to my stellar prep session on Sunday. Bad in that getting in enough barre3 classes was a struggle. I skipped class on Sunday due to my 14 hour travel day on...
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Occupation
Freelance Writer/ Photographer/Marketer/Media Relations
Skills
freelance writer, obsessive knitter, foodie and photographer
Employment
  • Sur La Table
    Marketing/Media Relations, 2006 - 2011
  • Waggener Edstrom
    PR Assistant, 2005 - 2006
  • Birthday Express
    PR Manager, 1999 - 2004
  • Westin Seattle
    PR Assistant, 1998 - 1999
  • Snoqualmie Valley Reporter
    Reporter, 1997 - 1998
  • Snoqualmie Valley Record
    Reporter, 1996 - 1997
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Currently
Seattle, WA
Previously
Seattle, WA and San Antonio, TX
Story
Tagline
obsessive knitter, writer, foodie, photographer and Mother
Introduction
I am an obsessive knitter, writer, foodie, photographer and Mother who once upon a time worked in social media marketing and public relations. My love for blogging and local reporting drives my desire to write about the latest parenting hotspot, the best place to brunch, where to get the best workout and who has the best local yarn store.
Education
  • Washington State University
  • University of Washington
  • Inglemoor High School
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Gender
Female
Other names
Burgess