Author: kylemickeymckenna

An aspiring author, public relations practitioner, sports enthusiast, & hockey player. While sports is a huge passion of mine, so is writing about the 'little things' in life that I find inspiring. Live for passion. Never forget DP5. RG71. MW12. Forever teammates.

A Writer’s Vacation

As I step outside the Boston airport, my brown leather writing suitcase and I are greeted by familiar sounds, smells and a cool New England breeze on a busy Friday afternoon. As we continue to find our way to the big blue Brockton and Plymouth bus, the thick Boston accents that we continue to hear…

Visiting Baseball Stadiums On Your Bucket List

Major League Baseball is one month into its’ 2017 Regular Season. And, it’s that time of the year when sports fan bases across North America not only mark their calendars for ballgames that they’re willing to pay to see in person, but also a time when fans look forward to potentially visiting a new ballpark…

Bryan Bickell Retires On An Admirable Note

The 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs have been underway for over a week now, and the quest for the Cup is the biggest spotlight in all of sports at the moment. However, on the final day of the NHL’s 2017 regular season there were a number of notable stories that made headlines. One of which involved…

P.K. Subban’s Memorable Return To Montreal

Former Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban returned back to Montreal, on March 1, and for the first time since the 2013 Norris Trophy winner was traded by the Canadiens to the Nashville Predators. And, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that Subban, age 27, received a warm welcome from the Bell Center’s sold out and…

I Applaud Steven Stamkos

Unrestricted-free-agency (UFA) in professional sports — another variable in a sports fan’s version of a never ending drama and entertaining soap-opera. Fans have been crushed after seeing some of their favorite star-athletes leave the name on the front of the jersey for another city’s sports franchise, and one that could offer more money to a…

Happy Father’s Day, Pop-Pop Pete

In late May I found myself at the waiting area of a diner and one in which my grandfather and I used to regularly meet at for lunch. As I sat on the waiting bench I began to stare at the New York Yankees and Mets baseball memorabilia in a display case, where I then thought…

tLT5 Campaign

As most of you may already know I’ve held an ongoing social media campaign “#tLT5” to further promote the Little Thing5 and my work. I’ve been fortunate enough where recipients of my brand’s tee shirts have been able to travel across the United States, or represent tLT5 in other countries. Most recently, the brand has…

The City By The Bay

A time well spent in The City, San Francisco. San Francisco is without a doubt the most beautiful city in the United States. The City #sanfrancisco A post shared by the Little Thing5 (@thelittle_thing5) on May 13, 2016 at 12:23pm PDT #tLT5 #SanFrancisco #BayArea #TheCity #MarinaDistrict A post shared by the Little Thing5 (@thelittle_thing5) on May…