Astro Advice Weekly for December 01, 2013

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You will pick up valuable information if you try something new on the 1st. A hidden matter may be revealed on the 2nd and 3rd, allowing you more time to pursue what you want. A short trip or spending time with someone you look up to will be beneficial. Don't let an unexpected change of plans throw you off course. You'll tend to overreact on the 4th and 5th. Don't worry -- when one door closes, another will open. You will eventually get your way if you are consistent and persistent. On the 6th and 7th, donate things you no longer use. Helping others will have a greater impact than you realize. A past experience will help you avoid getting into a similar situation.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): On the 1st, stick close to home and make adjustments that make your surroundings more entertaining and relaxing. Romance is encouraged and will make a difference at the end of the day. Don't feel obliged to make an impulsive financial decision on the 2nd and 3rd. Discuss concerns and how you see your financial situation unfolding in the future before you commit to anything. You should be making plans to share your creative ideas with someone with clout on the 4th and 5th. A chance to get ahead is within reach. Emotional confusion is apparent on the 6th and 7th. Before deciding to help someone or donate to a cause, make sure you check his or her legitimacy.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Restlessness will take over on the 1st. Before you jump into a situation, consider the repercussions and the complaints you are likely to face. Don't ruffle feathers or make unnecessary change on the 2nd and 3rd, especially when dealing with lovers, children or business partner. Keep discussions simple and to the point. Be a participant on the 4th and 5th. The more involved you become in events, activities or organizations, the more opportunities you will receive. Reconnecting with someone from your past is questionable. You can talk your way in and out of anything on the 6th and 7th; however, be sure to stick to the facts or someone is likely to uncover a discrepancy.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): On the 1st, visit a destination that offers wisdom, spirituality or a different approach to life. The people you meet and the activities you take part in will influence your future. Make a decision based on what you hear and see on the 2nd and 3rd. You are likely to get your way as long as you take a positive approach to whatever you do. Emotional matters regarding money or a partnership will surface on the 4th and 5th. Resolve issues quickly so that you can get on with what's important to you. Make romance your target on the 6th and 7th. Spending time with someone special or getting out and meeting potential partners will bring you closer to a content and happy life.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): On the 1st, don't engage in a debate you can't win. You are better off keeping busy doing things you enjoy or spending time with a friend who doesn't criticize or judge you. Take a leadership position and project your vision on the 2nd and 3rd. Make yourself very clear to avoid being questioned at a later date. Change will rejuvenate you. Plan to attend something entertaining on the 4th and 5th. You need a break that will distance you from the trials and tribulations you have encountered lately. You will be entertaining and can expect to draw interest in whatever you are doing on the 6th and 7th. Fun may be your intent, not challenging someone to something absurd.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A daytrip or spending time relaxing with someone you enjoy being with will result in a positive attitude that will reinforce that you can reach your life goals on the 1st. Take precautions regarding domestic matters on the 2nd and 3rd. It's better to resolve matters while they are fresh and you aren't as likely to back down or give in to any demands being made on you. You'll make a difference to someone in need on the 4th and 5th. Don't go overboard, but offer backup or suggestions. Romance will enhance your love life. You will face a situation on the 6th and 7th that confuses you. Step back and reassess what has transpired, and you'll realize someone misled you.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Refuse to let your temper get the better of you on the 1st. Someone will try your patience if you show signs of emotional upset. Refuse to react. On the 2nd and 3rd, research whatever you are planning to do before making a decision or move. A short trip to a place you find tranquil will help clear your head. A creative idea can turn into a prosperous venture. Refuse to let criticism get you down on the 4th and 5th. Emotional weakness will be what leads to mistakes or being taken for granted. Make plans to get together with friends on the 6th and 7th. A change will do you good, and pampering or shopping will lift your spirits as long as you don't go over budget.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You can make a difference on the 1st. Take your ideas and use them to improve your friendships, your life and your home. Let your intuition guide you in matters that concern helping others on the 2nd and 3rd. A special relationship will need your undivided attention. Be willing to go with the flow and adjust to whatever will keep the peace. On the 4th and 5th, travel or spending time with people who share common interests will help you sort through any uncertainty you've been feeling and give you direction that will encourage you to finish what you start. Believe in your talent and your ability to get things done on the 6th and 7th, and you will reach your goals.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don't share secrets in order to avoid meddling or criticizing on the 1st. You have to abide by the rules on the 2nd and 3rd if you want your plans to fall into place. Someone will oppose or challenge you if you try to do things differently. Listen carefully, and you will get a better feel for what you can do. You may lose interest in what you are supposed to be doing on the 4th and 5th, but finishing what you start will spare you from a getting a poor reputation. Demands can be expected on the 6th and 7th. Don't fold under pressure or slow down because someone else makes a last-minute change. Follow your plans, but proceed with caution.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Make a difference by offering suggestions or hands-on help on the 1st. Your good deed will be rewarded in an unusual and thoughtful manner. A serious partnership contract or settlement will improve your financial position on the 2nd and 3rd. How you repay someone for his or her kindness will be noted and enhance your reputation. A professional change you've been thinking about can be put into play on the 4th and 5th. Prepare to take a leap of faith and do what's best for you. Competition will be closing in on you on the 6th and 7th. Don't look back or slow down when you should be accepting the inevitable and enforcing what's necessary in order to reach you're destiny.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Demands must be treated openly and honestly on the 1st. Face any problem you face with intelligence, facts and figures. Money can be made if you offer your skills to a wider variety of end users on the 2nd and 3rd. Let your charm, originality and love of adventure help you make new friends and earn a position that can contribute to a higher status and lifestyle on the 4th and 5th. Participation will lead to challenges and opportunities that can lead to interesting new beginnings. Self-improvement projects will tempt you on the 6th and 7th. Do your homework before you sign up for an expensive, overrated product or program that promises the impossible.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can change your personal status if you use your skills to help a group or organization on the 1st. Travel and communication must be handled with care on the 2nd and 3rd. Mishaps and misunderstandings will leave you in an awkward position that can affect your reputation or your position. Don't tell people what you can do, show them -- you will get far better results. Secrets will be an issue on the 4th and 5th. If you feel someone is withholding information, ask questions. A money matter can be dealt with on the 6th and 7th. Negotiate and you will get the perks you deserve. What you do to help a friend will open up a passage to a brighter future.

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