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Life Outdoors ROCKS!

Welcome to LifeOutdoors.Rocks! Hi I’m Laura. I’m a bike riding, dog loving, wine drinking, skier girl who loves the outdoors.

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If Not Now, When?

What is it that you’ve been putting off ? We all have that list of things that we’ll get around to one of these days, right?  What’s on your “someday” list?  My list is fairly long, but I just crossed…..

The New Guys – Vegas Golden Knights

Gotta give the Knights some love too, since a good deal of my friends are huge fans – most importantly Robin! We’ve been having a blast going to games with our dear friends Matt and Amy.  You certainly can’t beat…..

Go Kings Go!

Most of you probably know that we’re huge hockey fans. I love my Los Angeles Kings, and have ever since I was a little girl. My sweetheart on the other hand likes “that new team” in Vegas. Back in the…..

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Baby It’s Cold Outside!

Actually this should be titled “Baby it’s cold INSIDE”.  Some of you may know about the furnace issues I had this past winter.  Improper installation of the furnace years back led to malfunctions and no heater.  That turned into blowing…..

Happy New Year!

Wow it’s been a long time since I’ve written here!  I’ve been busy with social media and blog posts on my other two sites: and our newly launched site  One Hand / One Glove is our site set…..

Sports and Unity – What Politicians Don’t Get

Below is a great article written by Chris Carmichael of CTS Training.  I wanted to share as it completely embodies my feeling of the need for unity in our neighborhoods, our country and in our world. I hope you’re enjoying…..

Winter Olympics Time!

Happy Friday!  I don’t know about you but I’m really excited for the 2018 Winter Olympics!  The Olympics seem to bring the world, well most of it, together for at least a little while.  We all could use a little…..

Reflections on 2017 and looking ahead to 2018

2017 has been a busy year for me, both personally and professionally.  My travels took me all over the country this year. From water ski and cycling competitions to family reunions and celebrations, I put some miles in on the…..

Happy Spring!

It’s almost April already – wow.  The giant pile of snow in the front yard is almost gone.  A month or two back you couldn’t see our street from the house.  We are grateful for the much needed rain and…..

Happy Holidays! (Yes “Holidays” because we’re kind of in between now aren’t we?)

So the page is about to turn to the last month of the year and it won’t be long and we’ll be opening a new calendar up to welcome in 2017.  Yes, it’s cliche to say “wow, how fast the…..