Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018

ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY 

January 14 – January 20, 2018

     ARIES (March 21-April 19): Discipline and hard work on the 14th will ensure that whatever you are trying to accomplish will be substantial. Don’t jeopardize your health or your reputation in order to please others. You’ll face opposition no matter what you pursue on the 15th and 16th. Take a step back and observe what others are doing and saying. Protect against slander or letting someone take advantage of you. You’ll feel the need to help others on the 17th, 18th and 19th, but before you make a promise to donate or lend a helping hand, make sure that your recipient is worthy of what you have to offer. Get personal papers in order on the 20th. Preparation will ensure that you aren’t caught off-guard. Romance is highlighted.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): On the 14th, family gatherings, discussing reunions or hanging out with someone who brings back fond memories is encouraged. Plan to make a big splash on the 15th and 16th. Whether you travel, set up meetings or share your ideas with people who can help you advance, you will get good results. Your emotional and physical health will be jeopardized on the 17th, 18th and 19th if you are indulgent or take on too much. Know when to say no and when to concentrate on getting enough rest and taking better care of yourself. An interesting arrangement will develop on the 20th with someone from your past or someone you want to associate with regularly. Share your feelings.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Learn by watching and observing on the 14th. Getting together with friends or relatives will give you a different perspective regarding your lifestyle choices. A change of scenery may entice you on the 15th and 16th, but you are best to stick to what you are familiar with for the time being. Problems with inconsistency and how well you take care of your health will leave you at a loss. On the 17th, 18th and 19th, put greater emphasis on self-improvement and how you handle emotional decisions. You’ll end up paying a high price if you make a thoughtless gesture or mistake. Put more thought into ways to raise your income on the 20th. Scan the online job postings for positions of interest.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You’ll have plenty to think about on the 14th. Raise questions, and share your thoughts and feelings with loved ones. Get involved in activities that you can share with children or your lover. Don’t feel you have to make a snap decision on the 15th and 16th because someone is pressuring you. Feel free to decline if what’s being suggested or offered is not within your budget. Personal finances and joint ventures should be handled carefully on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Emotional spending or excessive behavior will lead to added stress and poor choices. Try something different on the 20th. Attend a retreat or check out a creative event or activity that will motivate you to tap into your talents.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Ease into any domestic situation you face on the 14th with a willingness to listen and make a personal change that will help you avoid an argument. Curb your habits. Doing a good job on the 15th and 16th will help you bypass criticism. Do your best to get along with your peers and to take care of your responsibilities without complaining. A partnership will undergo a change on the 17th, 18th and 19th dependent on how you handle money, excessive habits and emotional discord. Problems at home will continue to grow if you aren’t willing to compromise. Pay close attention to your personal finances on the 20th. Health issues due to indulgent behavior should not be ignored.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t feel pressured to make a hasty decision on the 14th. Check your finances and consider what you can afford before you agree to home or personal improvements. Getting together on the 15th and 16th with someone who shares your interests, beliefs or goals will enhance your chance to succeed. Personal and physical changes can be made that will give your self-confidence a boost. Your emotions will be erratic on the 17th, 18th and 19th if you let someone interfere in your personal affairs. Discipline and speaking up if you don’t agree or like something will be in your best interest. Attending a reunion on the 20th will spark your interest in renewing old friendships or getting involved in pastimes you used to enjoy.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Strategize on the 14th and figure out the best way to counter any negativity or discord in your life. Keep the peace and do your best to protect against injury or insult. An emotional situation will develop on the 15th and 16th if you neglect to do your part. Take care of your responsibilities before someone complains. Uncertainty will lead to stress and tension. On the 17th, 18th and 19th, do whatever it takes to ease your mind and encourage greater responsibility on your part. If you fulfill your duties or a promise you made, you’ll avoid getting into an argument. Research will help you overcome doubt and uncertainty on the 20th. Get the facts before you make a commitment.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take action on the 14th. You can reach your target if you stay focused. Don’t hold back if you have an idea; present what you have to offer. A chance meeting will spark your interest. Plan a day trip or a reunion on the 15th and 16th. Reconnecting with old friends will bring back memories that will help get you back on track. A creative dream should be revisited. Be careful not to divulge your secrets on the 17th, 18th and 19th. An emotional incident will leave you in an awkward position if you don’t clear up one matter before you begin another. A change to the way you live on the 20th will be rejuvenating. Celebrate with someone you love.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Temptation can lead to trouble on the 14th. You may want to change your direction, but don’t act in haste. It’s important to have a plan in place before you begin. Don’t feel you have to share personal information on the 15th and 16th. Listen to what’s being said and assess the information you’ve been given. Verify facts. Personal improvements can be made on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Expanding your interests and making new friends will make you feel enthusiastic about the future. Romance is in the stars. Communication will be misleading on the 20th. Ask questions before you sign up for something based on false advertising. Emotional manipulation will turn into a costly mistake.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You’ll have plenty to think about on the 14th. Consider what it is you like to do, and look for a way to turn your passion into a lucrative endeavor. Express your true feelings on the 15th and 16th, and you will find out where you stand and the possibilities that are within reach. Partnerships look promising, and romance will improve your personal life. Be careful not to overreact on the 17th, 18th and 19th when dealing with matters that are unpredictable. Look for ways to stabilize your position and protect your reputation. An unusual opportunity will come into play on the 20th if you check the online job market. Consider investing more time in something you enjoy doing.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You may desire change on the 14th, but do your homework first. Stick to what you know and do well. Avoid getting into a debate. Google and tally up the pros and cons on the 15th and 16th regarding a pursuit you are considering. Avoid expenditures that are too costly. You’ll have to control your emotions on the 17th, 18th and 19th if you want to avoid getting into a dispute with someone you love. Getting along with your relatives, peers and neighbors is in your best interest. Personal improvements will bring better results than trying to change others. Explore your creative interests and personal beliefs on the 20th and it will encourage you to follow your heart.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Participation is in your best interest on the 14th. The people you encounter and the knowledge you receive will help you head in a direction that will be satisfying and rewarding. Making your money work for you should be your priority on the 15th and 16th. Discipline and intelligence will help you excel. Someone you have worked with in the past will give you insight into new ways to use your skills. Avoid emotional spending on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Know what you are signing up for before you get involved in a joint venture. Protect your possessions, assets and personal information. Strive to achieve your dream on the 20th. Explore new possibilities and you will find a way to greater prosperity.

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