Tracey Jackson

DONALD DOES BERGDORF’S

DONALD DOES BERGDORF’S

Fashion illustrator, designer, artist and Instagram star Donald Robertson is everywhere these days. Armed with his signature rolls of day- glo duck tape and his fist full of fat sharpies he seems to be almost Banksying the fashion industry. His decorative, humorous, quickly, slickly done fashion images can be found on purses,… Read More

May 14 2015 | 2 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

WHEN BEST DRESSED MEANT  DRESSED

WHEN BEST DRESSED MEANT DRESSED

Maybe I’m getting old. But I don’t think so. Perhaps I just remember another time. A time when women who were considered fashion and style icons were actually women of taste and style and knew what fashion was all about. They went to fashion shows because they loved and could afford couture,… Read More

May 6 2015 | 9 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS

EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you. ― John Bunyan The horrendous tragedy that has befallen Tibet has left the country a shambles. People are homeless, without food and water and many have lost their families and friends. There are no more loving,… Read More

Apr 27 2015 | No Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

BOOKISH SUNDAY

BOOKISH SUNDAY

Today was a Sunday full of books. As he was leaving to go to a business meeting this morning Glenn informed me that Marie Kondo, the author of my organizational  bible The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up was reading at the Barnes and Noble on the Upper West Side.  Everyone in the family had… Read More

Apr 26 2015 | 1 Comment | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

I ♥ ZOODLES

I ♥ ZOODLES

  Every now and then, if you are lucky, something comes along that changes your life. Sometimes it appears as love, an unexpected career opportunity, a spiritual wake up call, or perhaps it can arrive in the form of a culinary discovery. I have had some spectacular life changing events. I have… Read More

Apr 16 2015 | 4 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

WHEN DID SATIRE BECOME BULLYING?

WHEN DID SATIRE BECOME BULLYING?

  I want to start this piece by saying how deeply sorry I am by the suicide of Dr. Frederic Brandt this week. I did not know Fred Brandt well. Though I have been in his company on social occasions. He was a very close friends with a friend of mine. Many… Read More

Apr 7 2015 | 5 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

HAPPY HOLY WEEKEND

HAPPY HOLY WEEKEND

Whatever you believe in or celebrate this weekend, I wish you a Happy, Holy, Healthy Holiday. Good Friday Passover Easter Let there be light. Blessings, Tracey

Apr 2 2015 | No Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

SNIPPETS FROM LONDON

SNIPPETS FROM LONDON

We spent the last four days of our spring vacation in London.  It seems to get better every year. The sun was out. The city was shining and full of energy.  It’s the one city other than New York I could live in. In fact it is sort of a bucket list… Read More

Mar 31 2015 | No Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

EARLY BIRD GETS A GOOD DEAL

EARLY BIRD GETS A GOOD DEAL

We are beyond excited about the first Gratitude and Trust #140 Summit we are hosting with our friend Jeff Pulver in New York on June 24th, at the 92nd St Y. It will be an all day event with 50 extraordinary speakers. For a short time  you can  tickets for the full day event… Read More

Mar 30 2015 | 2 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

BOLZANO – THE NICEST PLACE TO LIVE IN ITALY?

BOLZANO – THE NICEST PLACE TO LIVE IN ITALY?

We just spent two days in the South Tyrol. We did this same trip two years ago and I blogged about it in depth, so there is not that much new for to write about that is new. However, the one free day we had I decided to take Lucy to the… Read More

Mar 25 2015 | 2 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

SPRING IN MILAN

SPRING IN MILAN

I know it feels like we travel a lot.  Wasn’t I just in Mexico last week? I was. But most of our travel has to do with work, either Glenn’s or mine, with the exception of our annual winter trip. And I know I am very blessed to get to see so… Read More

Mar 23 2015 | 4 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

PICKING UP WHERE WE LEFT OFF

PICKING UP WHERE WE LEFT OFF

  There were a few important sights we missed last year in Mexico City. One was the new Jumex Museum. We didn’t miss it for lack of trying. The first time we went to see it it was closed. The second day we went to see it most of it was closed because… Read More

Mar 15 2015 | 3 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

ANTS AND GRASSHOPPERS AND CHILIS – OH MY!

ANTS AND GRASSHOPPERS AND CHILIS – OH MY!

  A year later we are back in Mexico City. Since I did such in-depth blogging last time we were here there is not much for me to write about this week. However the other night we did go to what is considered the best restaurant in Mexico City and the 17h best… Read More

Mar 13 2015 | 2 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

SPRING FASHION – THINK MARCIA BRADY   

SPRING FASHION – THINK MARCIA BRADY  

Now that it actually looks like the winter may be winding down, it’s time to start thinking about spring clothes I don’t know about anybody else, but by this time of the year I am so sick of my winter clothes I’m down to wearing only three outfits. It’s reminiscent of the… Read More

Mar 10 2015 | 2 Comments | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...

MIRACLE ON 34TH ST.

MIRACLE ON 34TH ST.

This is a story of the amazing things that can happen when pure love and unfaltering belief join hands. Several years ago I was fortunate enough to come in contact with an amazing young woman called Alice Pyne. Some of you might have heard of Alice. She was a force of nature and… Read More

Feb 26 2015 | 1 Comment | Share Share on Facebook Tweet More...