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A Summer Well Spent

Hi! I’m Caroline McCully, and I’m the Summer Marketing Intern for VeryVera. I’m a Communications major at the College of Charleston, where I just finished my freshman year. There’s something about a college student home for the summer that just seems to say to people, “Ask me questions about my future!” Whether it’s my grandma,

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You are the FAIRY best!

I have longed for the day when I would be able to host the ultimate “Queen Granny V Tea” for my granddaughter, Lucy. How thrilled I was when her Mom asked if I would participate in this grand event for her 4th birthday and my wheels started turning. This is where the young ideas and

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Journey to VeryVera

It was Labor Day weekend of my sophomore year of high school. All my friends were heading up to the mountains for the weekend and I hopelessly begged my mom to let me join them. With too much homework, a few big tests in the near future, and soccer practice, I was quickly denied. Instead,

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Keeping it in the Family

Over 7 seasons, The VeryVera Show has seen many a partnership, ranging from large corporations like Hershey to entrepreneurs just striking out on a new venture. One thing I love above all else when starting a new partnership is learning the story of the company. Today, I want to share the story of La-Z-Boy Southeast.

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June Advertiser of the Month

My June Advertiser of the Month is so near and dear to my heart! Epic Restaurant is located in Columbus, GA and is owned and operated by my good friend Jamie Keating. Jamie has appeared on The VeryVera Show twice, has hosted my team at Epic’s fabulous Chef’s Table, and was my very first VeryVera

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Vera’s Summer Reading List

It’s true–the arrival of the VeryVera Cookbook is closer than you think! While you wait, Vera has hand-picked a few of her all-time favorite cookbooks for you–call it your summer reading list. These five classic southern cookbooks are sure to satisfy your cravings for new recipes and whet your appetite for the arrival of the

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May Advertiser of the Month: Daniel Appliance

It brings me great pleasure to announce Daniel Appliance as my May Advertiser of the Month! Daniel Appliance in Columbus, GA is a family-owned appliance store since 1954, spanning 3 generations. Ron Daniel, the company’s current president, was one of my first supporters when I was syndicated to WRBL in Columbus. Talk to any customer

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March Advertiser of the Month: Pecan Ridge Plantation

I’m excited to present a new monthly blog series where I give a special “thank you” to one of my advertisers in one of the markets where The VeryVera Show airs. This month I’m happy to introduce you to Pecan Ridge Plantation, who actually advertises in 5 markets where The VeryVera Show airs! If you’re watching

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Blue Apron Star Student Contest

I have SUCH exciting news! We are partnering with Blue Apron to bring you our Star Student Contest. As many of you know, engaging children in the kitchen is one of my life’s passions. This contest turns the spotlight on my young viewers and gives them the chance to produce their own cooking show segment, and

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Life’s Little Instructions

As we all celebrate the beginning of a new year, one of my family traditions is particularly special to me. Life’s Little Instruction Calendar always finds its way under the tree, and my sons seem to continue this family tradition as well. I am especially moved throughout the year as the daily “thoughts” seem to

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Nathalie Dupree Cooks for The VeryVera Show

One of my personal and professional goals was met this season by having the Queen of Southern Cooking, Nathalie Dupree, join me on The VeryVera Show. From her charming personality, her continued passion for food and her gift as an educator, it was one of the most memorable days of filming. She filled the gaps

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Soda Bread Sleeve Template

Once you’ve made your Soda Bread, it is time to package! Download the bread sleeve template and soon you’ll be sharing your homemade bread in style. Happy baking! First, cut along the dotted lines. Cut one of the side strips in half and set aside. Take the “Soda Bread” strip and wrap it over the

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A STROLL DOWN THANKSGIVING MEMORY LANE

Wingfield Thanksgiving Dinner, 1956. Dad is carving the turkey. Mom is smiling, but exhausted (and by the way, cooked the turkey.) Please notice the 1950s version of the sippy cup and my cowgirl costume. Clearly something distracted me from looking at the camera but that would be classic Vera, right? Hope your day is filled with friends, family, and fabulous

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Letter From the Director

Hello and Happy New Year! First, I want to introduce myself to those who do not know me. I am Lindsey Brumlow, the VeryVera Cooking Class & Camp Director. Second, I want to let you know that you can now register for our 2016 Winter Series of Saturday Cooking Classes. We have great things in

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A Birthday Wish Come True

Within a year of the Internet going public, VeryVera.com staked its claim on the vast frontier of the World Wide Web. 20 years later, we continue to recognize the value of this interpretation of our evolving brand. Our quest was always simple: good quality, great service, and fantastic presentation. Our new website focuses on the movement

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