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: Busy Philipps, 43; Linda Cardellini, 47; Ricky Gervais, 61; Carly Simon, 77.
Birthday Baby: You are clever, diligent and resourceful. You are kind and receptive.
Happy Birthday: Let your intuition lead the way, and you'll find a way to make your dreams come true. Focus on what's important to you, and develop a plan that gives you the freedom to reach your goal. Uncomplicate your life by appropriately using your skills and attributes and dismissing ideas that cost you physically, emotionally or financially. Your numbers are 3, 10, 24, 27, 34, 42, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Consider what makes you feel comfortable. Find ways to ensure you make lifestyle changes that put your mind at ease and give you a sound footing for what you want to pursue. Refuse to let anyone burden you with unwanted responsibilities. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Assess what's happening around you. Don't feel pressured to make a life-altering decision if you aren't ready. Taking on too much will put you in a vulnerable position. Look at the long-term effects your decisions will have before you proceed. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Set emotional boundaries and a budget before entering a debate, bartering session or sensitive topic with someone who can impact your position or reputation. Know what you are capable of before you make promises or commitments. Honesty is essential. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don't skip a beat or lose sleep over something you cannot control. Make the most of your time by working with what you've got. Don't feel responsible for other people's mistakes. Do your best, but offer only what's realistic. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Rely on your street smarts to help you see clearly. An unexpected change will make you feel uneasy. Don't agree to something if you have questions. Distance yourself from anyone trying to entice or pressure you to make a move. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Participate, and you'll learn and gain experience. Keep your thoughts to yourself while listening and digesting what others say. The information you gather will help you bring about a substantial lifestyle change. Protect your health, position and reputation. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Go on an adventure to test your intelligence and stamina. Include someone you love in your plans, and you can enjoy a fun-filled day that brings you closer to someone special. Make plans that give you hope. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Let go and move forward. Don't let uncertainty leave you in limbo. Consider your options and take a unique approach, and you'll discover how to utilize your time to make improvements and lower your liabilities. Put your energy where it counts. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Face emotions head-on, and make changes to foster a happier environment. Look at all the variables before eliminating what doesn't fit into your plans. Follow your heart regarding matters concerning your health, emotional well-being and love life. Romance is favored. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You won't agree with everyone you encounter. Listen, but don't say or do something that leaves you in a precarious position. A change won't please everyone, but it will make your life easier. Channel your energy into what makes you happy. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Spending quality time at home will lift your spirits and encourage you to enjoy life, friends and family. Make decisions that put a smile on your face and wipe the pessimism and worry from your mind. Romance is encouraged. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Let your emotions guide you, and you'll have the courage to adjust your life to suit your needs. Refuse to let others stand in your way or coax you to participate in something you can't afford. 4 stars