12 days of holiday kindness: A checklist to spread Christmas cheer

Updated 7:25 AM ET, Thu December 12, 2019

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(CNN)The holiday season is upon us, and though it's easy to rush around and pretend like we are in our own little world, why don't we try something different?

Many people don't have the luxury of time off at the holidays, and others are faced with grief or loneliness this time of year, so let's spread some cheer to those around us.
Let's take 12 days, the ones right before Christmas Day, to show our fellow humans a little extra kindness. It doesn't have to be big -- it just has to be done with a good attitude.
Here are a few ex