1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don't rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you'll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Cobie Smulders, 39; Adam Scott, 48; Eddie Murphy, 60; Alec Baldwin, 63.
Birthday Baby: You are spirited, changeable and ambitious. You are sensitive and observant.
Happy Birthday: Take your time. Gather information. Make a move when you have everything in place, and you can determine the outcome. Playing it safe will help ease stress, keep you on track and lead to the success you want to achieve. Refuse to let your emotions stand between you and common sense. A solid plan and deliberate execution will pay off. Your numbers are 8, 13, 24, 33, 37, 39, 45.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't jump into something if you lack knowledge and experience. The research you do will help you figure out exactly how to proceed. Do your best to nurture and stabilize meaningful relationships, and you will get the support you require to follow through with your plans. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Change begins with you. Evaluate your accomplishments, then consider what you want to do next. Choose something that will have an impact on you physically, mentally, emotionally or spiritually, and you will find happiness and peace of mind. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): An inevitable change will take you by surprise. Don't panic; look for the silver lining, and you will discover something that you can do to compensate for any disruption that comes your way. Trust and believe in yourself and your talents. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Truth matters. Question anything that doesn't sound right. Let your intuition guide you, not your emotions. A partnership, contract or pending legal issue will surface. Cut your losses and move forward. Take the high road, and you'll come out on top. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): A safe get-together will be enlightening. Whether it's a virtual gathering or spending time with the people who share your bubble, it will lead to conversations that spark hope for better days ahead. Romance will bring you closer to someone you love. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A change will be useful for you. Check out online courses that offer something new and exciting or promote getting a better job and building a brighter future. Sharing with someone you respect will be encouraging and eye-opening. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Refuse to let emotions come between you and your dreams. Experience is the spice of life, and learning or trying something new will encourage you to expand your circle of friends. A romantic encounter will boost your morale. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You'll view what you do for a living differently. Assess your situation and the skills you have honed, and you'll find a new way to market what you have to offer. Let your intuition guide you, and you'll find success and happiness. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Refuse to get dragged down by someone's negativity or inability to acknowledge the truth. Concentrate on being your best. Take the initiative to get fit. Start a routine geared toward exercise, a healthy diet and making life more enjoyable. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): A financial problem will arise if you share expenses. Take control, and stay on top of who pays for what in order to avoid putting a dent in your credit rating. A change you make may be difficult, but it's in your best interest. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Look on the bright side of every situation you face. Be aggressive in your pursuit to minimalize your lifestyle, possessions and obligations. Clearing time and space to enjoy life and those you love will bring you satisfaction and happiness. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Sensitive issues will surface, affecting your status. Own up to any matter that might make you look bad before it has a chance to go public. Stick to the truth, and you will bring about a positive change that offers a fresh start. 4 stars