Emer McLysaght

Emer McLysaght

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Hopefully, British readers won’t make strange with Oh My God, What A Complete Aisling - which is currently being re-edited for its release over there. Apparently we don’t quite speak the same language after all

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Glued to . . . Dawn O’Porter’s Instagram Stories Author and pres...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

We’re in the business of changing lives around here. Case in point: I’ve told everyone I know that The Great British Bake Off is now on Netflix and it’s a warm slice of pure joy

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Watching: Caroline Flack’s Instagram Last year’s surprise telly ...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

The absence of Joe Duffy from the airwaves last week has made my heart grow fonder. Go on, Joe. Pull my heartstrings. Reunite me with my long-lost something-or-other

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Loving . . . Maeve Higgins on Instagram Maeve is back in Ireland to ...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

We have Paddy’s Day and The Gloaming to blame for the re-igniting of my interest in learning Irish. But I wish Duolingo would tell me what the bean is doing in the cuisneoir

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week

This week, I will mostly be: Watching out for . . . Motherfoclóir events Darach Ó Séaghadha is...

This week, I’m...

This week, I’m...

Redownloading . . . Duolingo It must be the shamrock in the air, but I’m redoubling my efforts ...

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Few of us appreciate the extraordinary life changes that transgender people go through. So maybe we should make more of an effort to educate ourselves about these courageous individuals

Appetite For Distraction

Appetite For Distraction

Rom com lovers (hello, you) should keep their eyes open for what looks like a stellar example of the form: a new movie from the Sexy Seniors category

This week, I’m. . .

This week, I’m. . .

Bingeing on . . . One Day at a Time on Netflix The second season of this charming and relevant si...

Emer's Week

Emer's Week

This week, I will mostly be: Downloading . . . Little Gold Men This podcast from Vanity Fair is w...

Appetite for distraction

Appetite for distraction

Oscar night is upon us, and let’s be honest, what’s the point of being nominated if you can’t make small talk with a global megastar in the bathroom?

Emer’s Week

Emer’s Week