Emer McLysaght

Emer McLysaght

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

It is absolutely exhausting trying to get that supposedly perfect eight hours of sleep, and all the various Fitbits, meditation apps and Instagram sleep evangelists aren’t making it any easier

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Following . . . Seal Rescue Ireland on Instagram Noodles and Spud ar...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Christmas selection boxes, be gone! Not only is it far too early, but we mustn’t rush past glorious, cosy, leafy, Halloween-y, creamy-pinty autumn, a season we here in Ireland do exceptionally well

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Sitting down for . . . Gogglebox Ireland Back on our screens last We...

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

As a nation of little ones head to school for the very first time, it’s easy to remember what our favourite teachers meant to us - even though we were probably absolute hellions to them at the time

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Loving . . . @orlawalshnutrition on Instagram Registered dietitian O...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

We went to Canada for the bears, but came across the rom-com to beat all rom-coms... and Heath Ledger

Emer’s week

Emer’s week

This week, I will mostly be: Anticipating . . . Crazy Rich Asians Crazy Rich Asians topped the US...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

There’s a new disaster movie in town - it features Jason Statham and a prehistoric shark, and it is utterly ludicrous. See it immediately

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Knuckling down with . . . Succession It’s been described as a “c...

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week I will mostly be . . . Recommending . . . more Irish podcasts As long as we’re talkin...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

An hilarious Irish podcast looks at the poopy, scary, lunatic topic of motherhood - and you’ll find it funny even if you’re sprog-free

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

Bingo is an unlikely millennial pastime, but my visit to a hall in Dublin 8 results in something of an improbable assault on the senses

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Settling for . . . Love Island Australia Look, it will never be the ...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Baby showers were bad enough, but gender reveal parties as well? It’s time for the friends of expectant mothers to stop this monstrous movement in its tracks