Emer McLysaght

Emer McLysaght

Emer’s week

Emer’s week

This week, I will mostly be: Following . . . Old Loves on Instagram This gem of an Instagram acco...

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Browsing . . . “sparks joy” on Netflix Netflix’s algorithm cre...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Hollywood is dusting off the frocks and tuxes in preparation for the biggest heist of the year – the 91st annual Academy Awards

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

In the old days, when a great TV show got cancelled, that was that. But in the age of social media campaigns, it’s a very different story. Just ask fans of Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Adoring . . . Richard E Grant’s Oscars journey Somehow, Richard E ...

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Listening to . . . Allison Janney Marc Maron’s WTF podcast continu...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Nothing says ‘I have arrived’ quite like doing your Big Shop in Marks & Spencer. Do you need prosecco-encrusted avocados and triple-milled salted caramel cat food? Yes, you do

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

Some experiences are so delicious that they change you forever. And some are perhaps too delicious – such as when you are completely unable to go back to flying economy class

Emer’s week

Emer’s week

This week, I will mostly be: Pre-ordering . . . some sparkling new books Irish authors Sinéad Gl...

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Pre-ordering . . . the new album from the Gloaming The third album f...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Is there really much call for (what feels like) hundreds of different Spider-Man movies? Welcome to the sticky narrative web that is the Marvel ‘universe’

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

A rising star in the social media sub-category that is ‘useful lady Instagram’, Cork-born property developer Laura de Barra will thrill you with her flat-flipping panache and ability to re-grout a bath with a hangover

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Following . . . @Nicole_Cliffe Twitter can be a fiery hellscape at t...

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Seeing . . . Mary Poppins Returns – again It’s been a long time ...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Channel 4’s comedy Catastrophe was one of the brightest things to hit TV screens in recent years. This season will be its last - but it feels like the right time to go