Living in a rural area, on a working farm, means that laneways feature prominently and are often taken for granted as being a part of everyday routine and a necessary adjunct to travelling to and from the farm. But as I pulled together some thoughts for my “launching” blog, I looked closer at what laneways can represent to a country grandmother, bridging that generation gap that we hear about so often.

Farmer Jane

Over the years…….. Where did it all start? How did I reach this stage in my life still clinging to a name that was a “spur of the moment” answer to an impromptu question from a five year old? A five year old in my daughter’s class at school in the 1980’s.  Fancy still being…