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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Mark Ruffalo goes wading in the Charles River

By Beth Teitell , Globe Staff

What did you do on your day off? Actor Mark Ruffalo used his day off from filming “Spotlight,” to play a role in another film.


Pure Barre ballet-bar studio and $12 socks

By Beth Teitell , Globe Staff

The workout involves small, isometric movements, and baffling instructions to create a lean physique without bulk.

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What royal effect?

By Beth Teitell , Globe staff

Why nobody in our Cambridge dresses like Prince George of Cambridge.

Forget hotels and kennels — now there’s Airbnb for dogs

By Beth Teitell , Globe Staff

Online sites match vacation-bound pet owners with sitters who will host their prized pooches.