Crib notes: Sad pets, story time and 'be nice to Daddy!'

Sep. 9, 2010 at 4:20 PM ET

Anecdotes, stories, tidbits and news about parenting from around the Web. Doggy doldrums: Helping your pet beat the blues when your kids head back to school. Reading between the lions: Crazed New York parents counterfeit tickets for story time at the public library. Ugly terms: Should disempowering experiences during labor really be referred to as “birth rape”? Lucky star: A look at Madonna’s daughter Lourdes’ first day of high school. Dislike: Why you shouldn’t make Facebook profiles for your infant. A blogging mother’s plea: Don’t forget to be nice to Daddy! Sour pusses: Video of babies eating lemons for the first time. What about you? Spotted anything noteworthy on the Web that you’d like to share with TODAY Moms? Let us know in the comments below.