Let experience be your teacher. Face obstacles and use creativity to figure out what works best for you. Don’t let depression take control when you should be focusing on honing your skills. Choose strategy over impulse and silence over embellishment. Hard work and dedication will pay off.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Your health should take priority. Eating and drinking too much, not getting enough sleep and the tension that comes along with family gatherings can be overwhelming. Take time out for you.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Step up and step in when dealing with friends and family. The help you offer will make a difference. Offer peace and love to put others at ease.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don’t trust or believe what others do or say. Empty promises and smooth talk are apparent, so beware of anyone trying to impress you. Ask pointed questions if you want to shut down your opponent.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Share memories and goals with the ones you love. Someone will surprise you with a gift or information that will make you happy. Romance is in the stars.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Go easy on the food and drink. Too much of anything will lead to regret. Use your common sense and intelligence when it comes to money, diet and making promises to loved ones.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Learn from what you observe. Getting together with friends or family will lead to interesting information. A youngster or senior will say something that will tweak your memory and imagination.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Listen to reason and take care of your health. It may be a time of celebration, but you don’t have to go overboard. Use common sense.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Enjoy doing things with youngsters and older relatives. The insight you will get from visual expressions will be enlightening. Peace and love will encourage personal happiness.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Let bygones be bygones. You may not agree with some of your relatives, but it’s best to take the high road to avoid getting into a senseless disagreement.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Reminiscing will fuel your desire to revive plans that never took hold. Make a point to shed negativity and to take a realistic look at what you want to see happen.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Family history and tradition will lead to questions about the past. Ask more than one relative because you are sure to get several different perspectives regarding your background.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Listen to others, but don’t believe everything you hear. Someone is likely to embroider a story or give false information that could send you in the wrong direction.