Liven Your Space - A Resource for Healing from Mental Illness
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Dressing "Up" for Fun

Paying attention to how we look - as in clothes, fashion, etc - has gotten a bad rap.  Dressing "up" doesn't have to be about vanity or superficiality or spending a lot of money.  It can be about being thoughtful; about thinking about how your appearance affects others and your surroundings. It can be about creating a climate for good mental health - yours and those around you. 

When I look around my town - say the local Starbucks or the line I'm in at the  grocery store -  a whole lot of people look like they just got out of bed .