Girl with Hanukkah menorah - pic from the Daily GreenHere are a few of the things we’ve been reading around the web this week. We hope you’ll like them too.

The Daily Green –
Tips for a more sustainable Hanukkah. Nice picks, including a sustainable wooden dreidel and cute recycled gifts.

Alpha Mom– Looking to freshen up that holiday playlist? Alpha Mom CEO Isabel Kallman offers up a list of her 20 favorite holiday tunes. And they’re good ones!

Craftzine: For a great, personalized touch to the gift of a book, check out this make your own photo bookmark tutorial.

BlogHer – Weigh in on this provocative discussion about gift-giving in a tough economy. Are you buying less expensive presents for your own kids this year?

My Life Scoop – Asha Dornfest of Parenthacks (and fellow FM author) lays out fantastic tips for simplifying holiday card-sending.

Rookie Moms – We love their suggestions for clutter-free gifts for grandparents.

Happy Hanukkah cool moms!