MoMA, dining out, football or a film, the Highline and brushing your teeth twice a day for two minutes.

Perhaps it’s the uptown romantic in me, but I really enjoyed this piece on Liz Taylor’s dentist, Irwin Smigel in Sunday’s New York Times.  And this…

My two oldest grandchildren told me about this incredible place called the Boom Boom Room at the Standard Hotel, so a few weeks ago, Lucia and I decided to see it for ourselves. We called and asked when people our age should come there, and the hostess said, “Not after 10 p.m.” So we went for brunch at the Standard Grill and then went up and took a peek at the Boom Boom Room. The kids were right; it’s some place.