Which Caffeinated Drink Are You Quiz

  We are WeDames, an online women’s magazine and women’s networking community based out of Springfield, Mo.  Aside from publishing blog articles and spotlight features of women in Springfield, Mo, we also initiate and execute women’s events.  One of them is lovingly called Ladies’ night out and it is a great excuse for us ladies to get…

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Business Networking Groups in Springfield

Being self-employed or owning a business requires networking skills.  After all, businesses don’t grow themselves:  people grow businesses.  I have recently moved back to Springfield, Missouri after leaving in 2003, and one of the biggest obstacles I have experienced has been my lack of network here in 417 land.  I lived in Malaysia for the…

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Lemon Drop Martini

I know, I know….I get it.  You are probably thinking (albeit sarcastically), “great, another martini-fusion twist…”  And while we do feel your pain, this is, unfortunately, another recipe for a martini-fusion twist.  It cannot be helped! While the original lemon drop rose to fame in the 70’s and 80’s, it didn’t contain all the goodies…

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Avon in Springfield, Missouri

Avon, a brand known all over the country, and a quality one at that. Founded in 1886 by David H. McConnell who employed men to sell perfume for women door to door. Soon he was approached by a women named P.F.E. Albee who became the first woman to sell perfume in the United States. Albee,…

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Classic Bloody Mary

The bloody mary is one of those brunch-time cocktails for lushes the world over who simply can’t wait until 5 o’clock to have a cocktail.  In case a mimosa is too sweet or too orangy for you, or if you are hungover from the night before, a fantastic substitute to guzzle with your eggs and…

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Ladies’ Night Out is Free?

That’s right, Ladies’ Night Out has been sponsored!  But only for the first 30 women to register here. Free Women’s Networking in Springfield, Missouri?  Really? This event is FREE for the first 30 women to join us in our soft launch!  You don’t have to pay for food, for your two drinks and you stand…

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How Jealous Are You Quiz

Jealousy, otherwise known as “The Green Monster” is something that can be managed in small doses, but when it consumes one or both parties in a relationship, we are often met with disaster.  As someone who was incredibly jealous as a youngster, I can safely say that it has ruined a relationship or two of…

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Achieve Your Goals By Doing This

Many people have goals, and while they are great to have it can be very difficult to achieve them. Look at New Year’s Resolutions as an example!  Have you ever set some New Year’s Resolutions and after, I don’t know, three months not only have you not achieved them, but you no longer focused on…

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Are You A Jealous Spouse

Jealousy is what Shakespeare called “The Green Monster,” and while it can make a partner feel flattered when their lover admits to being a little jealous, it can also destroy relationships if not kept in check….like it did for me so many years ago in Springfield, Missouri. *…..flashback…..* It was the early 2000’s and it…

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