Simple and Beautiful
Mémoires has an easy-to-use, elegant interface and zero useless features.
Begin writing your journal right away instead of reading help files.
Browse or Quickly Search
Browse using the calendar or view all entries in one list. You can also use
instant search to find entries you want to read or edit.
Spelling and Grammar
Spot and fix spelling and grammar mistakes as you type or use the automatic
correction. Improve your typography with smart quote and dash substitutions.
Full Screen Editing
Focus on writing your journal entries without distractions,
because Mémoires comes with the native full screen editing.
Your personal diary is safe from prying eyes — just set a password for your
journal, and Mémoires will encrypt it using the secure AES-256 cipher.
It's the actual encryption, not just password protection.
If you set a strong password, nobody can open your journal
without knowing it (even we can’t).
Keys are derived from password using the state-of-the-art memory-hard scrypt key derivation function; data is encrypted with AES-256 in CBC mode and authenticated with the fast and secure keyed BLAKE2 hash function
Standard File Format
The proven SQLite database file format, which is recommended by the U.S. Library of Congress for long-term preservation of digital content, ensures that your data lasts for centuries, and there is no vendor lock-in. Additionally, you can export your journals to RTF, plain text, or PDF.
Autosave and Versions
Mémoires automatically saves your journals to your Mac, so you won’t lose them.
program is fully compatible with Time Machine for seamless backups.
You can print the whole journal, only entries for a specified period,
or even a single entry. The program automatically inserts dates and titles where needed.
Journals are Files
With Mémoires you can have as many journals as you like — each journal is a file
that is stored where you want, just like your Pages or Word documents, but with the calendar and many
entries inside instead of pages.
You can back them up easily, make copies, or even share with friends and family who also have
Just like in a paper journal, the Quick Drawing feature allows you to draw
sketches, doodles, or anything you like right inside the Mémoires app
using your Mac’s track pad or mouse.
Alternatively, you can insert sketches from your iPad or iPhone by clicking Insert → Insert from iPhone or iPad.
You can directly draw them on iPad (with Apple Pencil or finger) and iPhone or take a photo of your paper drawing.