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.

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High heels 101: Taming stiletto-induced foot, back pain

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Fabbri plans to host a high-heels workshop taught by certified movement trainer Ellen Comerford.

Boston-area communities vie to be the next Somerville

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As Somerville housing prices rise, area contenders are trying to be the next hip, genuine, and affordable alternative.

Rules of the carpool road

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Parents detail the new rules of the road as family schedules grow ever more hectic and ride-sharing proliferates.

A famous writer slept here, but do house buyers care?

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Homes of beloved literary figures T.S. Eliot, J.D. Salinger, and Judy Blume are listed not in literary tourism guides, but rather in the realtor’s bible, MLS.