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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17 holiday blunders (and how to avoid them)

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From picking the wrong line at the store to overspending, it’s easy to self-destruct during the holidays.

Co-working spaces are the office without the politics

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As technology has freed people to work almost anywhere, community work spaces have grown and become like offices themselves.

Thanksgiving now pits traditionalists vs. foodies

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Call it the War over Thanksgiving. Politics and religion are no longer the only stressors when gathering around the table.

Is buying Ivanka Trump fashion a political act?

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Do liberal Massachusetts shoppers care about her political ties when shopping?