December s cover story offers new tricks for entertaining holiday guests. Master diner-speak with our handy diner dictionary. Learn about traditional fly-fishing lures. And who knew about Georgia O Keeffe s Virginia connection?Read about the Stonewall Jackson Hotel s massive renovation, the Delmarva fox squirrel and how old-style stationery printers are thriving in Virginia. Explore festive Colonial-style gatherings at Alexandria s old tavern and railroad museums in this issue. Not to mention Carter family comics.