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"Should I? Shouldn't I? What will people think?"

International Transgender Day of Visibility (ITDOV) occurs annually on March 31 and is a day to celebrate all transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) people around the world. To learn more about ITDOV and how the community can be supportive and affirming of transgender and gender non-conforming people, West Michigan Woman caught up with Jazz McKinney, MA, LLP, Executive Director, Grand Rapids Pride Center.

International Women's Day, taking place annually on March 8, is an opportunity to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, in addition to being a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Take a look at some of the opportunities to celebrate here in West Michigan this year.

Is it spring yet? Kidding. But really. If you're anything like me, the moment the holidays end, I'm ready for daffodils, baby animals and pastels.

It's the week of Christmas. Woo-hoo, that's great! That means it's time for lots of yummy food, time spent with loved ones, comfy clothes and relaxation. Unless ... you've just now realized you've got a few unpurchased gifts left lingering on your list this year (shoot). It's too late to risk get something shipped, so what do you do? Take a page from our book and consider one of these last-minute gift ideas that are anything but lousy.

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