Hey folks! I'm an International writer, speaker and founder of WeDames Organization in Springfield, MO. I am mostly caffeine-dependent and exceptionally average in all things....you could say I am a hot mess, but you would need to leave the "hot" out.

Mimosas – As If You Need the Recipe

Nothing screams “class” like champagne, and nothing cries “health” like orange juice…so what do you get when you mix a little healthiness with a pinch of class?  A mimosa of course! Mimosas, made with equal parts orange juice and champagne, are a delicious alcoholic beverage that is acceptable to have at breakfast or brunch.  Unless…

How To Start A Business in Springfield

Starting a business takes a lot of time, thought and consideration especially if you have never done it before.  In a lot of ways, it is like having a child:  you must nurture it until it develops and is able to take care of itself. That being said, the mortality rate for businesses is extremely…

Classic Appletini

The appletini – delighting sorority girls and city dwellers alike! The appletini was a spin-off of the classic martini, created in the 1990’s, and not only did it rise to fame in a short period of time, but it became a quick favorite of notable celebrities. In fact, some sources say that this drink turns…

Are You A Stressed Out Mom?

Stress is a normal part of life that calls people to rise to their best, but what happens when anxiety builds and stress begins running you?  Are you a stressed out mom? Between juggling a career, marriage, personal life and health, we can sometimes start feeling overwhelmed…especially when it comes to being parents!  I have had…

A Taste of The Blue Martini

Dolphin maritini, blue martini, ocean martini:  though the recipe may vary slightly from bar to bar, this delightful cocktail bodes well among University students and young urban professionals alike.  But every now and then, there is that thirty or forty-something-year-old woman or man who wants to shake things up in their usual wet, dry or…

How to Teach My Child To Be Successful

“How do I teach my child to be successful?”  It is one thing many parents ask themselves over and over again. Parents often want to do the best that they can for their children:  provide them with a proper education, give them love and quality time, and that financial backing they may need later on…

The Fastest Natural Detox?

Detoxing has become one of those health fads that has become popular among people around the world.  But are detox fads like juicing and going raw really all they are hyped up to be?  Many experts disagree on this subject:  some agree that detoxification processes support people in ridding toxins from their bodies, and others…

Networking for Business

Business networking is one of those things that garners mixed emotions within people.  On one hand, networking for business does give an opportunity to meet new people and the potential to expand your business.  On the flip side, very few people like going for a networking event and being “sold” products and services that don’t…

Classic Mojito

There is nothing like a classic mojito on a warm summer afternoon. This refreshing and spritzy beverage is great for backyard BBQs, for ladies’ night or just because. Food That Pairs Well With A Classic Mojito This sort of drink pairs great with tapas such as tamales, empanadas, chorizo, tortilla chips and salsa. In fact,…

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Hello Readers!!  Our website is currently Under Construction for the time being, but we do expect it to be up and running by the end of February! What on Earth is WeDames? Besides being an amazing online women’s magazine, we are an nonprofit organisation designed to empower and celebrate women in Springfield, Missouri!  You can…