by Yvonne DiVita What would you say if someone asked you to describe yourself? "Tell me what you look like," they say, on a phone call. "I could probably check Google or Facebook, but you tell me," they push on. "What color is your hair? Your eyes? Do you have... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita I work from home. I've worked from home for more than 10 years. Granted, I work for myself... although these days there is a bigger presence in our lives - BlogPaws was aquired by Pet360 and I now work for them. But, they understand that, as the... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita Women have definitely made strides in equality - but we still have a long way to go. For instance, some members of the Senate believe requiring employers to pay women equal to men, when they do the same job, is government bullying. It's okay to require companies... Read more →

When I hear the folks on the 'other side' talk (I'm a Democrat), I feel as if they're part of a select, elite, "me and mine" group that excludes people like me. Not the Democrat me. I'm talking about the woman, the person, the business owner. This image, created by... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita When I received a note from a really good friend some weeks ago, I was thrilled to be reconnected. We hadn't spoken in quite awhile. "I thought I should connect the two of you," the note said. And proceeded to share information on a possible new connection... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita From satire magazine, Free Wood Post, this ditty on the wife of a certain Republican candidate. While a 'spoof'... it's actually believable. And sad because while she may not have said it, I know women who would applaud this heartily. Why Should Women Be Paid Equal to... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita Helen of Troy is thought to be one of the most beautiful women in the universe. I will admit I know little of the Greek myth other than that - and I have no idea what the concept of 'beauty' was back then. But, the myth of... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita Really? It's a 'career' choice now? Being a stay at home Mom is a career? Wow. That's exciting news. What benefits does it come with - other than long hours, no pay, no vacation, no retirement, no recognition by your community or country other than snide remarks... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita Tebow mania. You'd have to be living on the moon not to have experieced it - whether close up at a 'game' or on the 'news'. Tim Tebow, the former B roncos quarterback has been traded to the Jets (my morning news says it's not yet final... Read more →

by Yvonne DiVita Earlier this week, CNN reported that Michael Douglas, the actor, is joining the FBI. His former "greed it good" movie role behind him, he now wants to take on greed and show people that greed is not good. At the FBI. I guess he's opting-out of the... Read more →