Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer for the Boston Globe; an on-air commentator for public radio’s Marketplace program; and the author of two humorous books, “From Here to Maternity,” and “Drinking Problems at the Fountain of Youth.” She writes on a wide range of topics for the Globe, but whether she’s covering politics, sports, money, parenting –or lasagna – her goal is the same: to inform readers while also taking them through an enjoyable romp.

Latest stories

Red Sox stepping up effort to attract kids to the game

By , Globe Staff

The team’s outreach is an acknowledgment that baseball is at risk of losing ground with the next generation of fans.

Snow anxiety hitting home for many

By , Globe Staff

The stricken are consumed with thoughts of ice dams, water damage, snow-burdened roofs, and getting a roofer to return a call.

Storm-weary parents now fret about vacation

By and Taryn Luna , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

With the threat of another blizzard this weekend, the lead-up to school vacation week has been anything but peaceful.

Hearts aflutter over debut of ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

By , Globe Staff

Frenzied fans are making plans to see the upcoming movie, based on the blockbuster books.