Cyndi Mathews

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University Of California At Berkeley, University Of Surrey, Guildford, U.K.
Gardening, Decorating, How-To Projects
  • Cyndi has been creating compelling lifestyle copy for over two decades.
  • Passionate and curious, she reads and writes every day.
  • Her seventh grade "World of Construction" class started her on her way to remodeling, redecorating, and landscaping homes since 1999.
  • Cyndi brings her rich appreciation for interior design and gardening to House Blog.


The first fifth-generation U.C. Berkeley graduate, Cyndi started writing and editing professionally for a daily newspaper before composing lifestyle, gardening, and decorating features for regional magazines. Getting her online feet wet for SheKnows, she is a current contributor to FloridaTravelLife, Islands, and YachtingMagazine. She wrote the opening chapter to the 2021 book, "PTSD Unplugged."


Walking in her family's footsteps to U.C. Berkeley, Cyndi studied writing and liberal arts. Spending time at the University of Surrey in Guildford, she took advantage of a marketing curriculum and Europe's fantastic train system.
House Blog Editorial Policies

House Blog uses a knowledgeable team of editors, writers, and experts to create all our content. We dive deep into the always-evolving conversations surrounding design and home trends, striving to deliver the most current and helpful tips, strengthened by expert takes and tutorials from our talented team.

As we cover many fields of expertise, we make it a priority to ensure every beat remains fresh and comprehensive. Additional information on our editorial process available here.

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