Christie Galeano-DeMott Christie Galeano-DeMott is a Miami-based freelance design and real estate journalist who enjoys exploring all aspects of both topics and sharing her insights with readers. She's written for several design magazines and is currently the design editor for Boca magazine's Florida Style & Design where she looks to highlight new and established designers, furnishings, and trends. Christie also writes about emerging trends in Miami's booming real estate market. She has written for design magazines including Florida Design and Florida Home & Garden, among other lifestyle publications. She's a food and travel fanatic who is always ready to plan her next adventure with a glass of red wine in hand. Christie is a University of Florida College of Journalism graduate who also has a certificate in International Business from the École Supérieure de Commerce in Grenoble, France. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.