The Blog

An Aide-Memoire is where I share my thoughts, inspiration, and work. Grab a cup of tea or something to sip on, curl up, and enjoy.


Happy New Years 2014

What 2014 Taught Me (A.K.A. A lot)

2014 went by in a blink. I accomplished a lot of things on my bucket list this year-never thought I would say that at 22. With all of these adventures…

The parliament building in Budapest, Hungary.

If Lost in Budapest, the Danube runs North to South

  So you know those movies, where the main characters are somewhere in Europe and decide to just hop on a train and somehow end up having this grand adventure.…

Post With Square Mosaic Gallery

Cotton candy jelly jujubes chocolate ice cream. Cheesecake cupcake sweet roll chocolate apple pie. Donut jelly-o chocolate candy gingerbread icing cheesecake bear claw gingerbread. Gummi bears gingerbread muffin apple pie…

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Cotton candy halvah brownie chocolate bar applicake tootsie roll marzipan. Bonbon halvah chocolate bar cupcake tart carrot cake soufflé marshmallow. Donut carrot cake applicake apple pie jelly beans candy dragée…

Feeling the glory of a new day

  “She raced the sun to the top of the piazza knowing full well that she had already lost the race. But the consolation prize was more than enough: a…

13 Ways You Know You’re Dating A High-Quality Woman

I think this a really good outline for a healthy woman and relationship.

A Spring break of Olympic proportions

I spent my spring break in Cofu and Athens Greece. It was probably one of the most amazing weeks of my life. While I will care to share more after…

From Paris…. With love

Where else would a studying aboard European newbie spend her Saint Valentines day but in Paris, France. The day of our arrival, my travel companion and I were greeted with…

Dreams really do come true

Since I was about 12-years-old, I have had romantic thoughts about what other countries would be like. To walk down streets that had character and history. To meet Big Ben…

I Lived…