Here in the South, entertaining is a way of life. We’re always ready to open our homes to friends and family for any reason—or for no reason at all. Our Entertaining special issue brings you page after page of hostess tips, décor ideas, and recipes. With a hospitable spirit and creative flair, prepare for guests with simple but impressive entertaining touches. You’ll love our lineups of crowd-pleasing appetizers and delicious desserts. Seasonal soirées offer ample tabletop inspiration for myriad occasions as well as imaginative menus that span casual luncheons, relaxed alfresco affairs, and gracious dinners. This issue is sure to become your go-to party guide!