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Family Day 2019

Feb, 17, 2019

Well this is family day weekend. A day designated to spend time with your family. No excuses. No schedules. No shopping. No social media. No work. Family. Just family. Do it. Spend time with your kids. Everyday-you will find it is the best time of your day-everyday. The Rocking Horse values family & friends, and, […]

Emily’s Pick for Speech & Language!

Feb, 06, 2019

Blocks, stacking and nesting toys. When playing with these , not only can we practice taking turns but there are lots of opportunities to repeat some fun and common words like ” up, on, in, out, oh-oh, more, crash, fall down”. There are so many fun ways to enjoy toys like this together, try putting […]

Subscribers win BIG!

Jan, 21, 2019

If you have not yet signed up to our email list-believe me-you don’t want to miss it this year! It’s easy-takes 15 seconds! Just click on Subscribe and fill in the blanks (2!) We don’t jam up your inbox, and, when you see something from I can guarantee you will find it both useful […]

Happy New Year!

Jan, 08, 2019

That was an amazing year for The Rocking Horse-thank you! We are really excited about 2019 and have some really fun events planned just for you and your family!’ In the toy business-we go from a zillion miles an hour in December to a steady turtle pace in January! Inventory time ! and what we […]

Happy New Year!

Dec, 28, 2018

Happy New Year! We hope you are enjoying this festive time of year.  So many people are on holidays and so many people are coming in to the store to say hi and we have been so fortunate to even get the gift of some delicious home baked treats!  Thank you! On behalf of all […]

Last minute Gifts?

Dec, 15, 2018

You are looking for something for the child/family that “has it all”? Come and visit us at the store and we will help solve your dilemma! Family board games hundreds to choose from!  Stop by and ask one of us for assistance! WE know our stuff and love to share ideas and see you leave […]

You are Invited to meet Local Childrens Book Authors

Oct, 31, 2018

Saturday November 10th at The Rocking Horse-Downtown Owen Sound! Join 5 wonderful , published Local Childrens Book Authors in store for a morning of reading, wonder and fun! The morning starts off with at 10 am with Jenny Lee Learn -reading her latest book-Geese are not Pets! 10:30 Ellen Rumsey will join -reading her latest […]

First Day of Fall

Sep, 21, 2018

Today marks the first day of Autumn officially! What a beautiful day it is!   We have some exciting new dress up costumes in store now-for Halloween-and-just for your children’s dress up box!   Fairies, knights, astronauts, spies, chefs, and more!  We have Melissa and Doug dress up costumes and Creative Education-these are Canadian made-and-the quality is […]