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

Aziz Ansari on online dating: ‘It’s like a second job’

By , Globe Staff

Once considered the province of the desperate, online dating has come into its own. But something sad happened on the way to respectability: Looking for love has become exhausting.

When should you take the car keys from an aging parent?

By , Globe Staff

It’s the conversation no adult child wants to have, the family dynamic few want to discuss publicly.

Everything counts in the campus visit

By , Globe Staff

Atmosphere, location, even food can deter potential applicants.

After Caitlyn Jenner’s debut, Surgeon explains facial feminization surgery

By , Globe Staff

With Caitlyn Jenner debuting on Vanity Fair’s cover, a Boston surgeon explains facial feminization surgery.