The Magnet Interviews – The Road To There

So to continue my interviews, Amanda from Finding Skinny Me/The Road To ThereΒ was kind enough to answer my questions so Here they are for your delectation.

Witty and warm I hope you like them….

Interview with a magnet:

Are you usually late, early or right on time?

When my kids were younger I was always always really late. Now, I’m on the button.

What are three positive things your friends would say about you?

I’ve actually asked because I have a draft post in the works. Every single one of them said I’m ambitious and driven as hell. (I don’t know about that, but literally every one I asked said the same thing).

If you were a shape, what shape would you be?


If you were an animal, which one would best describe you?

A cat

Why did you want to become a blogger?

I have 2 blogs and 2 distinct purposes. But Number 1 I like to write. Number 2 I want to connect and have dialogues with people about subjects that mean something to me.

What are your top three personal interests?

Self help books, writing, and painting.

What do you do for a full time job?

I am an implementation project manager for the largest cloud software developer in the world (SAP)

What type of car do you drive?

Chevy Traverse

Where did you go on your last holiday?

Sanibel Island, FL

When did you last go on holiday?

August 2015

What would you do if you were the one survivor in a plane crash

Publicize the hell out of my experience, make a Gillion dollars and use the money to support the children of the crash victims.

If you woke up and had 2,000 unread emails and could only answer 300 of them how would you choose which ones to answer?

I’d sort by importance flags, then I’d sort by name

What’s your favorite film?

Eat Pray Love (go figure)

What would your Desert Island Disc choices be?

If I understand this right, music right? 40’s big band music all the way. Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong!

Who would win in a fight between Spiderman and Batman?”


What did you have for breakfast?

Cream of Wheat

Describe the color yellow to somebody who’s blind.

The warmth of the sun on your skin, birds chirping, and a breeze on your face. That’s yellow.

If you were asked to unload a 747 full of Jelly Beans, what would you do?


What’s your favorite animated film?


What was the inspiration for your blog/pen name?

Skinnyme was just a thought. The road to there was a creative activity of words

What happens when you get scared half to death twice…?

You still have 8 lives left.

Why aren’t blueberries blue?

They ARE blue.

Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia is the fear of long words, but why is that word it so long?

Because someone has a sick sense of humor

What was the last lie you told?

I told my husband the dress was $30. It was $50

What is the best compliment you have ever received?

When I looked in the mirror on Nov 23, 2014 and said “you’re more than enough”

Would you prefer to be ugly and live to be 100 or attractive and live for 30 years?

Vanity wins. It’ll be the best 30 years ever.

Do you have any relatives in jail?

Not for lack of trying.

What single piece of food could you never give up?

Seemingly bread.

Do you spread butter on before peanut butter?


Would you prefer to date someone older or younger than yourself?

Older. Patience and wisdom comes with age. I need more of it, not less.

Thank you Amanda for taking the time to be interviewed, I really appreciate your answers and I am sure many more of us out there in the Blogosphere do likewise…!

‘Till tomorrow,

Stay out of the fridge.

21 thoughts on “The Magnet Interviews – The Road To There

  1. theturtle says:

    Thank you Cameron πŸ™‚
    What a great idea you had , and I’ve been enjoying “meeting” your friends . Now , if you keep interviewing interesting people like these , I will really , really need you to put me in contact with a “blogaholic association” or something , because I’m falling in again ( a.k.a. reading blog after blog after blog ) … πŸ˜‰
    Turtle Hugs

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