Today's birthday (Saturday, July 22, 2017) This year you will make a difference as you take the time to understand the behind-the-scenes elements that others are not aware of. As a result, you’ll come up with unusually successful ideas. If you are single, you will find the period starting in fall to be rich with dating possibilities. Know what type of relationship you want. If you are attached, the two of you will find your relationship becoming stronger as long as you remain caring toward each other. Do not ignore your significant other’s needs. Cancer understands how emotional you can become.
Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Your creativity surges. You can find excellent solutions just by making plans and hanging out with diverse people. Nevertheless, your mind still could be on a family member or a domestic issue. Know that you can resolve it soon. Tonight: Do not push a loved one too hard.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★★★ A friend’s imagination delights you to no end. This person is capable of making fabulous plans. The two of you might decide to buy tickets to an upcoming concert or comedy show. Make a point of reaching out to someone at a distance. Tonight: You do not need to go far.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★★ You could be full of ideas, but you might shy away from the costs of implementing them. You’ll want to be realistic, yet you still will want to incorporate plans that are exciting and fun. Use self-discipline when handling this situation. Tonight: Keep conversations vibrant.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★★ You could be actively making plans and opting to negate any idea that is too expensive. Understand that every once in a while, you can make an exception. Let others know that you’re flexible. See where you can cut your spending for a week or two. Tonight: Trust your judgment.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★★ The Sun enters your sign and energizes you. Though you act as if you don’t have a care in the world, you do. In your mind, you might be going over an emotional issue that needs confronting. Take a few days to clear your mind. Tonight: Out and about with friends.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★★ You could be in the mood to change direction. Before making a final decision, give yourself some time — maybe even until your birthday — to go over the ramifications. You will have plenty of time to assess the situation. Look to your long-term goals. Tonight: Among the crowds.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★ Tension runs high, especially when attempting to make plans. A close friend or loved one might be requesting more of your time. You have an issue that needs resolution, but you must handle another matter that is creating stress first. Tonight: Check in with a key person.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★ You could be in a situation where you can make a difference. Listen to others’ feedback. You might want to take off for a day trip and leave your cares at home. You have a lot to be concerned about. Don’t worry — you will step up to the plate. Tonight: Try a new type of food.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) ★★★ Understand what is happening around you. You might feel as if you have been placed in a positive position. You could be getting important feedback that allows you to make some excellent choices. Zero in on a long-term goal. Tonight: Tap into your imagination.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) ★★★★ One-on-one relating, financial dealings with others and honing in on your sixth sense all will become important soon. Fortunately, you know what you want, and therefore you are likely to succeed. Consider scheduling a trip in the near future. Tonight: Reach out to a loved one.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★★ Defer to others and examine their requests, especially if you are getting a negative response. Know that you won’t always agree with a key person. Learn to accept your differences. You could be surprised by how a new attitude can change a situation. Tonight: Accept an offer.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★ Don’t push someone too far, unless you are ready to deal with an odd or difficult reaction. A need to add a sense of closeness to your interactions will define your actions. Get together with others, and make fun and imaginative plans. Tonight: Do whatever would please you. The stars show the kind of day you'll have: 5 Dynamic; 4 Positive; 3 Average; 2 So-so; 1 Difficult.