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

Is Ivanka Trump’s new book being buried?

By , Globe Staff

The first daughter’s “Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules for Success” comes out May 2. And that seems to be news to booksellers.

How lonely are the loneliest Hubway bikes? One was ridden for 4.18 minutes. All year.

By , Globe Staff

Hubway is holding a Data Challenge competition. One data geek found six bikes that get almost no action.

How a save-the-date video for two BU alums went viral

By , Globe Staff

It’s all good until people not on the invite list click on the YouTube video.


Melania Trump’s official portrait was released. And people are talking.

By , Globe Staff

With a 25-carat diamond ring and without a smile, it’s not typical first lady style.