Let the Yuletide magic and merriment commence! Our Southern Lady team loves all things Christmastime, and this issue is filled with tempting recipes, elegant decorating ideas, beautiful tablescapes, and more. Set a welcoming tone for your home with our ideas to dress up front doors and entryways, then take cues from a cheery red-and-green veranda, a serene fireside setting, and other spaces decked out in their holiday best. Entertaining inspiration abounds throughout our pages as well. Our collections of festive beverages, simple starters, scrumptious sides, and dreamy desserts are just right for occasions both casual and formal. From all of us at Southern Lady, we wish you a very merry Christmas and the happiest of New Years.