Author Archives: Maro
This is what you can make from leftover yarn. I knitted this jacket after I finished the bed cover. It is easy if you have patience to knit with more than one skein and one color at a time. I used a crochet needle to sew it together to add some style to it.
Attaching the zipper was a little tricky, my mother-in-law taught me how to do it. We put the sweater flat on a table and pinned the zipper (zipped up) so that the squares match on each side and voilà it worked! This was the easiest and best way to do it.
The only aggressive attitude that is acceptable is recognizing one’s own talent and working with unshakable determination, saying to oneself, “I, too, am capable and even if nobody helps me, I will succeed”.
Do for this life as if you live forever, do for the afterlife as if you die tomorrow.
Ali Bin Abi Talib
If you have a lot of money, the best way of using it is to help the poor and those who are suffering, and generally to make the inhabitants of this Earth a little happier by providing solutions to their problems. Helping the poor does not only mean giving them money. It means above all providing education and health care, and helping people to be self-sufficient.
If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl. But whatever you do keep moving forward.
Martin Luther King Jr.
When love beckons to you, follow him, though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you. And when he speaks to you believe in him, though his voice may shatter your dreams as the north wind lays waste the garden.