Nancy Richman Milligan Nancy Richman Milligan is a freelance writer with more than 20 years of experience. She started her journalism career as a producer and reporter in the broadcasting industry. She also gained experience as a community relations director in Westminster, Colorado. In the early 2000s, she started freelancing as a writer and editor and she continues writing to this day. She specializes in articles based on interior design, remodeling, home renovations, architecture, and gardening. Her work has appeared in Better Homes & Gardens, Colorado Homes & Lifestyle, Country French Style, and The Rocky Mountain News. Nancy attended the University of Missouri-Columbia in Columbia, Missouri, where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. 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.