I’m down to 105 pounds. Diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting are my constant companions.

This is the main reason people give up on Metformin. As the pharma info says, though, my doctor thinks it’s worth it. Decreased likelihood of death is the main reason.

I need a solution to the problem, though. I’m guessing there isn’t one, actually. Otherwise people wouldn’t stop taking the medicine because of — as the website said — “tummy troubles.”

“Tummy troubles” is way too cute a description.

I was going to clean out my closet and get the next gold star today, but I am taking a day off instead.

The Littles came over and I gave the Littlest one some presents for her birthday. We played a lot. Apart from that, and putting away my Blue Apron and Instacart orders, I’m taking it easy