MOON ALERT: After 9:30 a.m., there are no restrictions to shopping or important decisions. The moon is in Cancer.
IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Statesman, political leader, philanthropist Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) shares your birthday. You are both intuitive and creative. You sometimes care too much what others say. This year will be more relaxed for you. Do your best to cooperate because your interactions with others will be important. Always look for ways to be kind and helpful. If you are open when engaging with others, your business and personal relationships will benefit you.
Aries (March 21-April 19): Recently, your focus has been on home and family. Today in particular, you might want to cocoon at home because you feel the need to relax among familiar surroundings. Family discussions about home repairs are likely. “More tea?”
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today you are willing to trust your hunches. It seems to you like your feelings know what’s really going on. Furthermore, you want to enlighten someone about something. You have something you want to say. This is the day!
Gemini (May 21-June 20): If shopping today, you will be more likely to shop using your feelings instead of using your mind. You might buy impractical things simply because you want them. Their utility is less of an issue. You might also dream up some moneymaking ideas?
Cancer (June 21-July 22): The sun, the moon and Mercury are all in your sign. Yes, it’s all about you! However, today in particular, your feelings might be all over the map. Don’t worry about this because when the moon is in your sign, things get a bit squirrelly.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Some pretty important planets are hiding in your chart, which means that you likewise will want to keep a low profile. You want to watch things from the sidelines, and that’s just fine. A conversation with someone who is creative or artistic will please you.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): This is an excellent day to share your hopes and dreams for the future with a friend (perhaps a female). You will be happy to articulate your ideas (which helps to clarify them in your mind). Furthermore, this could help you because you will hear someone else’s take on your goals. Their feedback might be interesting.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You look good in the eyes of others at this time because the sun is at high noon in your chart. However, today the moon is also at the top of your chart, which means your privacy is threatened. People know details about your personal life. Be aware of this.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): This is a lovely, easy-going day! You will love to meet fascinating people from different backgrounds. You will also love to learn something new. Of course, travel would be perfect if you can swing this because you want to expand your horizons! Good luck!
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21):
Discussions about insurance disputes, inheritances, taxes, debt and shared property will matter to you today. You want things to go your way, and if they don’t, you will be concerned. You’re also watching your pennies (for a change).
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): With both the sun and the moon opposite your sign today, you have to focus on someone who is close to you, a partner, spouse or close friend. Furthermore, you have to be cooperative and willing to accommodate them. This is not being weak. This is playing the hand that you are dealt.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Today you might have to put your own emotional considerations second to the needs and wants of someone else. This doesn’t mean you’re being a self-denying martyr. It is simply addressing the current situation. And do not play martyr card. Accept what is happening.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): This is a lovely, playful, fun-loving day! Enjoy social outings, fun activities with kids, romantic adventures and the arts. Sports events will also appeal. Enjoy your day!