Her mom refused to be seen in public with her. But now they're best friends.

It takes a lot of courage for someone with this kind of journey to open up, take off all of their clothes, and share their truth.

Her mom refused to be seen in public with her. But now they're best friends.

For Zoe Dolan, peeling off a few extra layers is for a good reason.

It's all in the name of style.

But not the type that's linked to a couture designer. It's a style that can't be bought because it's attached to one's self.

I'm talking about self-acceptance.

Now that's fantastic.

Transgender lawyer Zoe Dolan boldly stripped down to talk about her personal transition for The What's Underneath Project, which believes that "true style is self-acceptance."

Zoe's story may be one that's marked by addiction, sexual assault, and a ton of rejection — from both her family and 98% of the dudes she dated — but it's also one that's made her stronger, more passionate, and incredibly self-aware.

After the first few seconds in, I couldn't stop watching.

Wow ... what an incredible journey. Zoe sums it up best:

Hand claps and snaps for Zoe all around.

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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