Megan Garwood


My development blog & personal website.


  1. Miscarriage and Molar Pregnancy: My Story

    Last week, I stopped hiding. I revealed to the world two of my deepest, darkest secrets: I had both a miscarriage and a molar pregnancy between December 2013 and February 2014. I chronicled most of this experience in a story on Medium and shared it on several social networks, but… Read more →

    on Up Close and Personal

  2. Tutorial: Installing Ghost on MAMP

    Recently I mentioned that I had learned a thing or two from the development of my blog site. One of the things I learned was how to get a fresh Ghost installation working with MAMP. Like many web designers and developers who work on a Mac, I use MAMP as… Read more →

    on Web Development, Tutorials

  3. And we're off!

    Whew! It took a bit longer than I imagined to get my site up and running. Between altering a pretty cool theme to suit my needs, performing some dirty hacks on Ghost to get my contact form working, wrestling with Apache on my development server, and learning some new technologies… Read more →

    on General Nonsense, Updates

  4. Hello there.

    It's 1:10 AM and I (I being Megan) just got this blog online. My brain is fried, and so I must leave it in this fresh state until tomorrow. If you happen to stumble upon this site before I get around to updating it...I'm sorry. ;)… Read more →

    on General Nonsense, Updates