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: Daya Vaidya, 41; Matt Czuchry, 44; Tony Goldwyn, 61; Cher, 75.
Birthday Baby: You are optimistic, descriptive and persuasive. You are persistent and witty.
Happy Birthday: Keep life simple, and it will help you gain perspective on what makes you happy and how best to fill your life with what matters most to you. It's time for a change, and it's up to you to be the one who takes the initiative to embrace what's best for you. An open mind will lead to new possibilities. Your numbers are 8, 13, 21, 29, 34, 38, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Make changes to ward off an emotional situation with someone close to you. Keep the peace, and be a good listener. The information you gather will help you decipher how best to handle a delicate situation. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take the plunge; try something new and exciting. Engage in playful activity that will help you stay fit and help you take good care of your health and well-being. Don't buy into a sales pitch that offers the impossible. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Avoid excess. Be realistic, stick to a budget and don't exaggerate. Focus on what's important to you, and strive for perfection, performance and the patience to see matters through to the end. Show commitment, integrity and honor in everything you pursue. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): It's time for a change. Check out what's going on in your community. See if you can offer your services, skills or help. Making a difference will encourage you to do more to help others. Be innovative and start something new. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Be careful who you associate with or trust. Someone will offer an exaggerated point of view that can lead you in the wrong direction. Do your research. It's time to be a leader, not a follower. Verify information, then proceed. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Listen carefully. Don't believe everything you hear. Focus on what you are trying to achieve, and stay out of situations that can affect your progress. Let the past be your barometer for how best to handle people and situations you face. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Be smart; ignore anyone trying to lure you into an argument. Keep your opinions to yourself, and focus on learning and gaining leverage that will help you advance. Personal growth, educational pursuits and romance are on the rise. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Pay attention to detail and your work will stand out. Taking a unique approach to the way you live and what you strive to achieve will bring you peace of mind and lead you on a life-changing journey. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): A problem with a friend or relative will develop if you share expenses or engage in a joint venture. Choose to do your own thing to keep the peace. Exaggeration and empty promises will lead to disappointment and discord. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take the road less traveled and see where it leads. You are overdue for a lifestyle change that will lean toward minimalism and personal growth, not overspending and added stress. Follow your heart and engage in whatever makes you happy. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Commitment will lead to success. Clear a space at home that will allow you to give your all to something you enjoy doing. Share your success and happiness with someone you love, and you'll avoid an unnecessary emotional scene. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take better care of yourself, your home and your relationship with those you love. A healthy lifestyle will help you head in a direction that encourages you to say no to temptation and yes to invitations from those trying to reach similar goals. 3 stars