The Candy Lady and Kids

The Candy Lady & Kids (TCLK) was founded by Vernalee over 30 years ago.


Currently operated by her family, TCLK features over 250 types of gourmet chocolates/candies and a party room for kid’s parties and craft activities.  

20166 Van Aken Blvd
Shaker Heights, OH 44122

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Vernalee provides Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Management and Marketing consulting to several businesses in Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. She is also a regular contributor to several magazines and publications. 

Please contact Vernalee at to discuss consulting projects, speaking engagements and/or to order copies of her books.

For information regarding Gourmet Chocolates/candies, please visit The Candy Lady & Kids ( or email,