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Home + Garden

Home is among the most profound and multifaceted elements of life, from the way roots to a particular place contribute to one’s identity, to the idea of being at ease or feeling “at home” in another place or culture, to the physical structure, the dwelling itself that one occupies.

As everything from economic to food systems continue evolving, matador looks at both innovators in our home countries, as well as tips gleaned while traveling, about how we can make our homes more comfortable, more sustainable, and our gardens productive.

Home + Garden Articles
13

How to make your Christmas greener

by Neha
1

Why rich people in Austria want to live in housing projects

by Denise Hruby
21

20 signs you were born and raised in Lithuania

by Milda Ratkelyte
1

This pro surfer lives out of a 20-foot self-sustaining yurt

by Alice Latham
3

Here are the hottest hipster neighborhoods in the US

by Yahoo! Travel
3

How I threw (almost) everything away when I moved to Japan — and don’t regret it

by Louise Hung
14

12 ways you know you’re a local in Oneonta, NY

by Jeromy Slaby
9

11 American habits I lost when I moved to Thailand

by Casey O'Connell
17

12 things everyone from New Mexico has to explain to out-of-towners

by Jim O'Donnell
2

You know you’re from Albuquerque when…

by Nick Pachelli
6

16 signs you were born and raised in New Mexico

by Emma Gibson
4

12 signs you were born and raised in the Midwest

by Matador Community
2

11 signs you’ve been away from Reno too long

by Jordyn Coffin
10

12 reasons why Portsmouth, NH is the most underrated American city

by Maggie Wallace
7

16 things everyone from Ohio has to explain to out-of-towners

by Joe Baur
2

18 signs you’ve been away from Idaho for too long

by Shealyn Emery
6

20 things us Alaskans always have to explain to out-of-towners

by Carole Milstead
2

11 signs you’ve been away from New Mexico too long

by Emma Gibson
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