Posts by Yvonne DiVita

  • When a Picture is NOT Worth a Thousand Words

    Words and Pictures Together

    I have a love/hate relationship with photos. Especially photos of pets or people. As a photographer, my photos leave a lot to be desired. For instance, people’s heads. Or dog’s paws. Somehow I manage to cut out the best parts of a picture every time I… read more

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  • Blogging for Business? You Need These Tools!

    Business Blogging Tools

    Blogging for business as a pet blogger can be daunting if you don’t break your day and your activity into small chunks. As smarter folk than I have said, “One step at a time gets you to your goal.” Long ago I found myself struggling to… read more

  • Once Upon a Time In DayDreamLand

    Once Upon a Time in DayDreamLand

    Once Upon a Time in DayDreamLand, I dreamed I was a famous writer. I was probably eight or ten. I already had dozens of little stories packed away in a drawer somewhere. They were short, children’s stories. About dogs. I always wrote about having a dog.… read more

  • Power Words for Power Writing

    Your story. Your words. Your power.

    Words are powerful tools. They CAN and DO move mountains. Sometimes, they move dogs. This post is about power words for power writing. We most often look to the classics for our instruction on writing. Our desire to improve our skills is buried in the admiration of… read more

  • The VERY Bad, No Good, Terrible Words in Your Blog Post

    Curls and Swirls cat Teri Thorenstein

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws Co-Founder Let’s talk about words. Let’s talk about being selective of the words we choose. Let’s talk about the power of words. Shall we? As a budding writer back in high school, I was enamored of adjectives. I added adjectives to… read more

  • Online Resources To Jump Start 2016

    Resources to Jump Start 2016

    If you’re walking along a city sidewalk and contemplating…well, life, perhaps, with your head down, your hands in your pockets, the brilliance of a shiny, new penny on the ground might burst its way into your consciousness. Will you bend down and pick it up? Or will… read more

  • A BlogPaws Icon Gains His Wings

    A BlogPaws Icon Gets His Wings

    “Hi! You don’t know me,” the email said, “but I’ve been reading your blog and I love it! I have a petblog, too! Mine is about raising funds for shelters,” and so it began, a friendship that would spawn a successful business and bring hundreds of… read more

  • 10 Predictions For 2016 | Be Prepared!

    10 Predictions for 2016

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita I’m starting early. Getting my 10 Predictions for 2016 in front of folks. And yes, you need to BE PREPARED! Business needs and plans aside, it’s time to think about tomorrow, and the next day and the day after that.… read more

  • 10 Ways To Make Your Holiday Safe with Pets

    How to keep pets safe during the holidays

    It’s holiday time. We’re officially into Black Friday. I like the TV commercial were a soft toy, a pink soft toy, wants to know why it’s called BLACK Friday… cause, she wants it to be pink Friday. Pink is nice, wouldn’t you agree? Pink is friendly,… read more

  • All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration #AllStarDogCelebration

    All Star Dog Rescue

    Adoption is a prime reason BlogPaws bloggers do what they do. Adoption, dog rescue, cat rescue, animal service support… you name it and we serve it with our words, our attention, our desire. BlogPaws bloggers want all animals rescued and treated with the love and respect… read more