Cathy Jean Maloney is a lifelong Chicago area resident and garden historian. Formerly a management consultant with a global consulting firm, Ms. Maloney now provides communications and project management services. As Senior Editor of Chicagoland Gardening magazine, she explores hundreds of private and public regional gardens. She is the author of Chicago and Its Botanic Garden: The Chicago Horticultural Society at 125 (2015); World's Fair Gardens, Shaping American Landscapes (2012); The Gardener’s Cottage in Riverside, Illinois, (2010); Chicago Gardens: The Early History (2008); and The Prairie Club of Chicago (2001). With her family, she gardens and enjoys stewardship of The Gardener's Cottage in Riverside.
Welcome to The Gardener's Cottage. Sited within the National Historic Landmark district of Riverside, Illinois, The Gardener's Cottage retains the design inspiration of Frank Lloyd Wright and landscape architect, Jens Jensen. Read more about The Gardener's Cottage about related books and interests here.