Strive to do and be your best this year. Be aware of your habits, diet, excesses and expenditures, and build a tight budget into your everyday routine. The difference you make by incorporating discipline into everything you do will lead to better days ahead. New friendships are favored.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Travel plans can be made. Whether it’s business or pleasure, observe your new surroundings and use what you see to inspire you to accomplish what you set out to do.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- A change of plans may take you by surprise. Use your intelligence instead of anger to find alternatives or solutions that will make whatever situation you face better.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Look at your options and study the best way to take advantage of whatever you are faced with. Don’t be too quick to make a change that could have lasting repercussions.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Personal improvements can be made. A domestic or physical change that will improve your life should be initiated. Reconnect with old friends, and an opportunity will arise.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Dealing with someone you are in a joint venture with should be handled carefully. Listen and discuss the ups and downs of any decision that needs to be made.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- A pragmatic approach when dealing with friends or associates will be required. Don’t let personal emotional issues infiltrate into what you are trying to accomplish. Choose to be productive.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Quickly clear up any financial discrepancy, institutional or governmental issue, or medical matter that’s pending. Someone close to you is keeping a secret or may be ready to reveal one of yours.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Be the solution, not the problem. Offer to help or take over and get things done your way. Be creative, and you will solve any challenge that comes your way.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Keep an open mind when dealing with peers or family. Knowing what you are up against will make it easier to understand all sides of an issue. Talks will lead to resolutions.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Leave well enough alone when dealing with sensitive issues or negotiations. Look inward and work on matters that will make your life better instead of trying to change someone else’s.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Take care of business. Whether dealing with a partnership issue or putting your heart and soul into doing the best job possible, your passionate approach to finishing what you start will be rewarded.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Use insight and incentives when dealing with others, and it will be easier for you to get around any obstacles or opposition you face. Keep your emotions well hidden.