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Time to get to know me

I’ve been blogging on and off for years recently I decided to be more serious about blogging. You only “know” me from what I post. Behind the blog, I am a dog loving, recipe testing woman. I decided to do something fun and that Is the blogging tag to get to know the blogger behind the scenes. I decided It was time for (you) my readers to get to know me better. What a more fun way to do that than answer some questions that most of you may have.

15 questions to get to know me better (there will be a part 2 coming SOON)

1. Full name: Amanda Leigh

2. Zodiac sign

Cancer. My birthday is  – July 5th

3. Last song I listened to

Jimmy Buffett – Desperation Samba

4. How many tattoos/piercings do I have

I haven’t got any tattoo, but I’ve had one on my mind for a while now. As for piercings, I do have 3 in my left ear and 3 in my right ear (total 6)

5. The reason I started blogging

For years I have been blogging on and off. I have always enjoyed it, taking photos, editing and writing posts. Nutrition, Fitness, Health, Pet Health are something that interests me and I want to be able to share that with others.

What’s your Favourite Book?

The complete works of Edgar Allen Poe

6. Favorite Poet?

Edgar Allen Poe and Ernest Hemingway

7. What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?

Mint Chocolate Chip For the Win!

8. If you could ask your pet 3 questions, what would they be?
 Are you actually saying something when you bark?
 Why do you hate cats? (This one Is for my Beabull my Pitbull loves cats)
3. Why did you choose me as your human?

9. Something I really really want

World Peace and Coffee

10. The meaning behind my blogging name

It’s my first name (Amanda) and explains It all because I explain things that most bloggers won’t. 

11. Using one word, how would you describe your family?

My family Is like fudge mostly sweet with lots of NUTS! 

12. If you could shop for free at one store, which would you choose?

I would shop at the pet store (My dogs are SPOILED)!

13. Favorite Season?

FALL! I love all that fall has to offer. From the changing of leaves, from bright summer colors to reds, orange and browns and the weather turns dreamlike from the scolding summer heat to a nice cool breezy wind.

14. Any Pets?

Two boy dogs (a pitbull and a beabull) A beabull Is a mix of English bulldog and beagle. You can find both of them @bronxiethepit and @professor_snotters on Instagram. 

15. Favorite Quote?

Edgar Allen Poe said it best “All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream”

I hope you enjoyed these first 15 questions in getting to know me better. I will post part 2 soon and that will be another 15questions.  

Yesterday I posted a survey for (you) my readers. I will post the link here If you didn’t get a chance to check it out yesterday. 

Quick survey for (you) my readers!!


I do hope you stick around as I put out sometimes shitty content (SOMETIMES) other times I post educational, Informative things. I am learning what people like to read and what people don’t. The one thing you will get from me Is honesty. If I post something It’s because I believe In It no matter If It’s a beauty review, recipe post, or just me posting a random post.

I just want to say Thank you to all of those who read, view, like, comment, and subscribed to my blog It means the world to me.

Here some links to my Social Media Handles

Instagram: coffee_glutenfree

Twitter: Amanda Explains It

Snapchat: amandaleilei (CoffeeandGlutenFree)


Hello, my name Is Amanda and I'm the woman behind AmandaExplainsIt. I'm a Free Spirit, coffee sipping blogger and I embrace all of the messy parts of life.I'm a mommy of two precious doggies and an advocate for food allergies, animals, and nutrition In real life. I've always loved writing and writing a blog fulfills that. I'm all about spirituality and going with the flow of things. I'm new to the beauty world and I'm excited to share what I learn along the way. Come back often because I post often and I post things related to but not limited to Beauty Reviews, Product Reviews, Spirituality, Nutrition and Food Allergies, and Gluten-Free Recipes. If you like what you read let's be friends. ~XOXO A.

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