Julianne Hilmes Bartlett Julianne Bartlett is a contributing writer to BHG.com, with nearly a decade of experience covering home, lifestyle, and interior design. Julianne has a background in magazine journalism and started her career as a digital editor at Traditional Home magazine. There, she discovered a deep appreciation for the world of interior design. She pulls from that passion and experience as a contributing writer for bhg.com covering home, lifestyle, and design. Julianne has a Bachelor's of Journalism from the University of Missouri. 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.