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Parents @ Play: The last gasp of summer

But summer definitely isn't over yet, which means that if they hunker down and finish up their homework, there are still plenty of well-lit hours in the day to play outside before bedtime. Here are some of our late-summer outdoor favorites.

Home & Garden

With a childlike whimsy

LOS ANGELES - Married eight years, the couple work together as the creative agency NONdesigns and live in the Dorland house, a two-bedroom, one-bath house designed by Lloyd Wright that they purchased in 2013.

Videos

Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes

Cutting the skin off a tomato loses too much fruit and takes a long time. The Bee's Debbie Arrington shows how to peel a tomato more efficiently.
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Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes 0:51

Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes

4 tips to outsmarting poisonous plants 2:35

4 tips to outsmarting poisonous plants

Video: BMX champ Jamie Bestwick opens Rothrock Coffee 1:10

Video: BMX champ Jamie Bestwick opens Rothrock Coffee

Video: Gravitational waves detected 100 years after Einstein's prediction 3:03

Video: Gravitational waves detected 100 years after Einstein's prediction