ARIES (MARCH 21–APRIL 19)
Mars goes retrograde and direct this month, making you want to put effort into friendships you already have, while looking for new buddies that bring something different to your world. Just be careful not to ditch your old friends for the new—otherwise you’re just asking for problems. When Mars, the planet of action, goes direct on the 27th, you’ll feel a nudge from the universe to focus on your career. It's your move, Aries.
TAURUS (APRIL 20–MAY 20)
Venus, your ruling planet, moves into Libra on the 6th, creating a shift of energy for you. You’ll pay a little more attention your outfits around this time, start going to the gym more regularly, and just feel all-around amazing. Uranus goes retrograde on the 7th, giving you a strong sense that change is coming. There’s no need to make an immediate move, but start thinking about what you could do to be more financially secure.
GEMINI (MAY 21–JUNE 20)
The solar eclipse on the 11th is vibrating your chart about taking a short trip to a place you’ve already been but love. Don’t be afraid to take a few days off dedicated to F-U-N. Mercury goes direct on the 19th, stirring up all kinds of creative energy for you. Time to take up bullet journaling again? The full moon on the 26th makes you wonder: Are you really focusing on yourself as much as you should be?
CANCER (JUNE 21–JULY 22)
You kick off the month with Venus in Libra in a sector of your chart that represents home and family. Translation: Time to redecorate. The solar eclipse in Leo on the 11th makes you give your personal and financial worth the side-eye. By the time Mercury goes direct on 19th, you’ll have new ideas about doing something different to bring in more cash. When the sun is in Virgo on the 23rd and the full moon goes down on the 26th, you’ll suddenly become aware the you have a unique skill or talent to offer. You just do your thing, and know that’s it’s awesome.
LEO (JULY 23–AUGUST 22)
Mercury is spending the whole month in your sign, making you ask a lot of tough questions of yourself. Uranus adds to the mix on the 7th when it goes retrograde. Are you following your heart (in your career and in life?) Really mull this over before you make a move. When the sun shifts into Virgo and the full moon goes down at the end of the month, you’ll start thinking about what you put out to the world, and what you get back. Make sure you’re getting as good as you’re giving, Leo.
VIRGO (AUGUST 23–SEPTEMBER 22)
The month kicks off with a little Uranus and Mars tension in your sign, Virgo. You’ll crave harmony between what you want to do and where you want to go. You’ll also be ready to just get out there, so go for a hike or take a new jogging route. If nothing else, you’ll burn off some of that extra energy. When Venus shifts into Libra on the 6th, you’ll be tempted to buy things. Don’t stress it—sometimes you just need to indulge. The eclipse on the 11th makes you hyper-aware of areas in your life where you tend to trip yourself up, so take notes.
LIBRA (SEPTEMBER 23–OCTOBER 22)
The solar eclipse in Leo on the 11th is in your house of friendships, making it a big time for partying. You’ll also start to focus in on what your body is trying to tell you. Maybe you should start eating better, or scale back a little on those advanced yoga moves—they won’t help if you get injured. When the sun moves into Virgo and the full moon goes down at the end of the month, you’ll really want to just take a step back and retreat. Don’t hesitate to plan a little weekend away or have a staycation. It’ll do wonders for your mental health.
SCORPIO (OCTOBER 23–NOVEMBER 21)
You’re ready for a change, Scorpio, and it’s all thanks to your ruling planet, Mars. Are you finally ready to look for a new place? The solar eclipse on 11th is all about how you want to be known in the world. Is your heart still in your work? Mercury goes direct in your house of career on the 20th, making it a good time to pass your resume around. It’s not all work and no play, though. On the 23rd, the sun goes into Virgo in your house of friendships, emphasizing spending time with people you enjoy. Happy hour, anyone?
SAGITTARIUS (NOVEMBER 22–DECEMBER 21)
The sun is in a sector of your chart that’s all about embracing life, adventure, and freedom, so what are you waiting for? New ideas can come your way, giving you plans for new and sometimes out-there adventures. The sun in Virgo on the 23rd and full moon on the 26th give you a serious "follow your dreams" vibe. You’ll have a clear idea of what you want in the future—and how to get it.
CAPRICORN (DECEMBER 22–JANUARY 19)
You’re going to look good at work this month, Capricorn, especially in the beginning of the month. Now is the time to start laying the foundation for a raise, so don’t be afraid to make it clear to your boss that you’re committed to your job. Venus stirs up some energy between the crap you have to do and the fun stuff you’d much rather be doing, so strike up a good balance. Tackle your to-do list, and then meet your girls for dinner. You’ll feel relieved you got some things off your plate before kicking back.
AQUARIUS (JANUARY 20–FEBRUARY 18)
Mars is in your sign at beginning of the month, making you feel like you’re going to do what you’re going to do, and everyone else can just deal. When Venus moves into Libra on the 6th, it stirs up a need for travel and knowledge in you. Don’t hesitate to take off for that music festival you’ve been eyeing. When Mars goes direct on the 27th, it makes you look at how much you’re giving out to others vs. what you’re getting back. Are things fair and balanced? Only you know the answer.
PISCES (FEBRUARY 19–MARCH 20)
You’ve got stuff to do, Pisces, but you also have to take care of yourself. Mars kicks off the month in the sign behind you, making you wonder if you’re really doing what’s best for you. Luckily, it’ll help you clear out bad habits that are working against you. On the 13th, Mars shifts into your house of friendships, making you zero in on your buddies that enhance your life. Definitely plan a girls’ night around this time—it’ll be great for recharging your batteries.
Source: Women's Health Magazine.
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