Astro Advice Weekly For February 03, 2019

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep moving on the 3rd, and don't stop until you are satisfied with what you've accomplished. Blowing off steam and keeping busy will help you avoid trouble. Call upon experts on the 4th and 5th or people you have worked with, and you will be offered the information you need to make a decision or move regarding your future. Listen carefully on the 6th, 7th and 8th to avoid making a mistake or being criticized by someone who likes things done in a specific way. Pay close attention to detail and you'll be given an opportunity to advance. Emotions will be hard to hide on the 9th. Be cognizant of what others want before you make a decision.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You'll come to a conclusion on the 3rd that will help you make an important decision regarding your future. Look at every angle and make your move. Not everyone will be happy with the choices you make on the 4th and 5th. Expect to face opposition, but don't back down. Be prepared to offer incentives to get others to see and do things your way. A unique idea will be offered on the 6th, 7th and 8th, but before you decide to pitch in and help, make sure it's reasonable and fits into your busy schedule. Focus on your projects, not someone else's. Keep your thoughts to yourself on the 9th. Sharing too much will lead to a dispute that's best avoided.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't waste your time on pie-in-the-sky ideas or offers on the 3rd. Be discriminant when it comes to the decisions you make. Greater opportunities are within reach on the 4th and 5th. Set up meetings, look over your options and do what's best for you, not what someone else wants you to do. Problems will arise if you get involved in joint ventures on the 6th, 7th and 8th. Go directly to the source if someone wants you to pitch in and help. Know what's expected of you before you say yes. Emotional blackmail is apparent. Give yourself a critical going-over on the 9th, and make adjustments that will lead to a healthier lifestyle.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Try doing something different on the 3rd. A new hobby or exercising your right to make your life better. If someone offers help on the 4th and 5th, find out what he or she wants in return before you accept. Opportunities are only as good as the returns you receive. Aim to keep things fair. Show your feelings on the 6th, 7th and 8th. It's important to let people know where you stand on issues if you want them to consider your way of thinking. Listen to suggestions and advice offered, but be sure to follow your heart. Be careful how you react on the 9th. Not everyone will agree with you. A dispute can cause a problem with someone you love. Keep the peace.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Say what's on your mind on the 3rd, and keep moving forward. You can achieve plenty if you have a clear conscience and nothing is standing in your way. Personal or physical change will turn out well. Think about what makes you happy on the 4th and 5th and extend the same to the ones you love. If you want positive change, it's up to you to make it happen. Too much of anything will be damaging on the 6th, 7th and 8th. Don't leave yourself in a vulnerable position due to excessive behavior or poor influences. Set new goals on the 9th, and follow through until you are satisfied. Be and do your best; good things will come your way.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Discipline will help you get into shape on the 3rd. Set up a routine that you feel you can stick to until you achieve your goal. A change can throw you off-guard on the 4th and 5th if it upsets your productivity at work. Be willing to work with someone who is unpredictable, and it will make your life easier and prepare you for bigger and better positions. Emotions will surface on the 6th, 7th and 8th when dealing with sensitive matters that affect your domestic life or an important relationship. Walk away from indulgent behavior. Don't be too willing to pay for others on the 9th. Protect your possessions, money and your personal passwords and information.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don't get worked up over nothing on the 3rd. Rationalize how best to deal with someone who is demanding without getting upset or involved in a dispute. An opportunity that arises on the 4th and 5th should not be ignored just because someone doesn't want you to take part. You need a diversion that will bring you joy and ease your stress. Keep your life simple on the 6th, 7th and 8th. Moderation will help you stay out of trouble. Someone is likely to break a promise. Have a backup plan in place. Partnerships need to be looked at closely on the 9th. Don't give in to someone who is being selfish. Don't miss out on something you want to do.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You need a break on the 3rd. A destination that offers a variety of things to do will spark your imagination. Emotions will be elevated on the 4th and 5th. Do your best to get along with everyone; you'll avoid an awkward situation. Get back to basics, and a positive change will occur. A unique experience you encounter on the 6th, 7th and 8th will change the way you live. Learn from what you see, and you'll discover a lifestyle that will help you engage more in nature and less in materialism. Share your feelings with someone you love on the 9th. A youngster's remark will take you by surprise and give you something to think about.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put more thought into what you want to do with the rest of your life on the 3rd, and you'll come up with a plan that makes sense. An idea someone suggests on the 4th and 5th will prompt you to research or study something that will add to your skills, knowledge and resume. Beware of someone using emotional tactics on the 6th, 7th and 8th in order to get you to do something you should probably not consider. Put more time and effort into self-improvement, not indulgent behavior. A positive change on the 9th will encourage you to upgrade your current living arrangements. Choose a healthy routine and friends who encourage you to be and do your best.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Rationalize the best way to deal with people who are unpredictable. Emotions will be erratic on the 3rd, along with anger and regret. Think before you respond. Personal change should be your goal on the 4th and 5th. You can't change others, but you can strive to be compassionate, understanding and loving. Make a point to do things differently on the 6th, 7th and 8th. Changing things up a bit will show how versatile you can be, and that will prompt others to be open to doing things your way as well. Take it easy on the 9th. Protect against accidents and injury. Risks should be avoided, along with excess and bad habits. Stick to the rules and regulations.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Consider all the possibilities on the 3rd. It will be easy to lose sight of what you are trying to accomplish if someone doesn't give you all the information you require to make a wise decision. Don't hesitate to ask direct questions. An opportunity should not be ignored on the 4th and 5th because someone is making a fuss. It's you who has to be happy with the outcome, not someone else. An emotional plea someone makes on the 6th, 7th and 8th should not leave you feeling obligated to do something you don't want to do. Look for alternatives rather than put yourself in a precarious position. Move into fast gear on the 9th, and you will gain respect and reach your goal.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Offer help on the 3rd, but don't let anyone take advantage of you. Set the standard instead of letting someone else make the rules. Learn from mistakes on the 4th and 5th. Let your experience help you divert a situation that is extravagant or unhealthy. Share your feelings with someone you care about on the 6th, 7th and 8th. The time taken to explain what you want and what you are willing to give back will help you reach an agreement that will open the door to a better life and relationships. Take better care of your health and well-being on the 9th. Avoid getting into a spat with someone who is stubborn. Moderation should be your goal.

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