3rd Annual Scarecrow Festival

Wow, does time fly by or what!!! It’s Thanksgiving weekend already and the trees are all dressed out in their prettiest colours for the season. Where did the time go, it has been a bit of a blur this year that’s for sure. So since it’s fall and Thanksgiving you know what that means? Right? […]

Turtles, Turtles Every Where Turtles!

Well these are not goats but they are baby snapping turtles that were born on the shores of the Galloping Goat Gallery. We have a mother snapping turtle that comes every June to climb the hill surrounding our house and lay eggs all over our lawn in front of picture window. This turtle is huge, […]

Labour Day SALE!!!

We are cleaning up and clearing some stuff out so that means it’s time for a SALE!! 50% off Christmas items, 50% off bits for the kitchen, like wine charms, pate knives, dip bowls and such. 25% to 45% off some of our garden statuary and more!!!

Still Shopping and More to Come!!

I got to go to Montreal to the Gift show there. My girlfriend Charlene is expanding her store that is in Deseronto into a gift store so she came with me and we also brought our guys along. Not always the smartest idea to bring men on a serious shopping trip but they actually did […]

New Hattitude Hats Added to the Mix

Ok I have to say this hat is now my favourite and might even be worth repeating the combination of colours and yarn. Assuming of course I can find it all again! I named this hat “Limesicle” for it’s tangy green-ness and cool icy blue. I wish the photo was a bit better lighted but […]

Garden Show

Well we had a great time at the Edith Fox Life and Loss Garden show “A Bench and a Few Good Chairs”. We met lots of new people and a few old friends and put out the word about the Galloping Goat Gallery. This is the booth we set up at the Crystal Palace in […]

Workshop Schedule 2009

Well finally I think I have all the workshop dates figured out so here they are. Also I should add that I’m not going to put the word out in an email until next week that I’ve put up the schedule since the next 2 days I’m going to be at the Bench and a […]

News Flash!!

Ok so we had our neighbour tree guy come and check out Great Grandmother Willow and it looks like we can do some drastic trimming so that she won’t be carrying so much weight and also when she does decide to actually drop to the ground she won’t hit our barn/shop! So now we just […]

Great Grandmother Willow Tree, sad news

Well, thanks to Baxter and his fascination with a squirrel that lives in our favourite tree Great Grandmother Willow beside our little shop we discovered a very large and deep crack in that tree. She is a fabulous, unique and gigantic willow tree. I think, quite possibly one of the oldest trees in the County […]

Maple Sugar and Ice Cream, What a Combo!

It’s that time, at last!!! Maple In The County! Sugarbushes are in full gear and smoke and steam is pumping out of the different sites boiling down all that sap. Yum! The Black River Cheese Factory has their maple cheddar cheese at the ready and extra curds and even better… ICE CREAM!! Yes you heard […]