As summer makes its way to the South again, our May/June issue celebrates the season’s garden treasures and outdoor living in full glory. With the days growing warmer and blossoms reaching their peak all around, bask in the splendor of such surrounds with page after page of flower arrangements, alfresco tablescapes, and grand garden tours—complete with helpful tips for your own. Journey with us to escapes like Lexington, Kentucky and Abingdon, Virginia—towns that truly shine this time of year. Get mealtime inspiration that spans a berry-picking excursion followed by lunch in the orchard, a fanciful dinner reflecting its coastal locale, and a simple menu that utilizes freshly snipped garden herbs in creative ways. Enjoy all the beauty this vibrant season has to offer!