Middle School teacher’s ‘Meeps’ spur pay-it-forward movement, spreading kindness amid the coronavirus pandemic

They helped her heal during a time of pain. They traveled with a friend to Panama.

They are the reason a mom of four learned to crochet after putting her children to bed.

They are the center of a movement.

For two years, Crofton resident and Takoma Park Middle School teacher Maura Moore has been distributing “Meeps,” crocheted spheres with eyes knitted on them that help people alleviate stress to people of all ages to help them alleviate stress