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: Manny Jacinto, 35; Christina Perri, 36; Matthew Perry, 53; John Stamos, 59.
Birthday Baby: You are wise, complicated and precise. You are imaginative and productive.
Happy Birthday: Look past any problems standing between you and what you want. Once you know your destination, it will be easier to map out which course will get you where you want to go with the least amount of interference. A broad view of the possibilities and a good intuition will be your saving grace and your ticket to success. Your numbers are 9, 13, 22, 28, 31, 33, 40.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Dream on, and you'll devise a plan that excites you. Explore new ways to get ahead. Stick to people who are helpful and encouraging. A chance to try something new will inspire you to expand your knowledge and skills. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Open your doors to friends and family. Indulge in laughter and pamper yourself. Don't get angry if someone doesn't agree with you. Give everyone the right to an opinion. A kind word or gesture will have more of an effect than criticism. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Spend more time at home and less time trying to socialize in competitive situations. Taking time out for yourself will help you gain perspective on what's important to you. Don't make a hasty decision, even if someone is pressuring you for answers. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Handle personal matters quickly. Update documents that are about to expire or handle institutional issues before they close for the weekend. Leave nothing to chance, and don't neglect your responsibilities. Minimize how much you spend or try to fit into your day. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Spend time primping and updating your look. You'll gain confidence if you look and feel your best. Look for a suitable place to invest money. Building your savings will lower your stress and encourage you to live a simple and affordable lifestyle. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Connect with people who enjoy the same things you do and discuss life, love and what's on your bucket list. Attending a function that offers information and insight into something you want to pursue will set you on a unique path. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Changes to your living arrangements will turn out better than anticipated. Pay attention to what others want, and offer incentives that help you get something in return. Sharing your feelings with someone you love will rectify a misconception that surfaces. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A change will put you in an awkward position. Size up what's going on and what you need to do to reach your goal. Take care of responsibilities, and address issues that can stand between you and what's important to you. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Embrace what life offers. Share time and space with people who want the same things you do, and don't settle into situations that make it difficult for you to take advantage of what makes you happy. Invest in personal progress. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put your ideas on paper. Don't leave shared expenses or money matters incomplete. Sort through any differences you have with others, then offer solutions. Recognize what's important to someone you love, and do your best to accommodate. Romance is favored. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Speak from the heart and share your long-term plans. Make changes at home that will improve a relationship and encourage you to do more as a unit. Love is in the stars, and a promise for a brighter future is within reach. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Speak up, share your ideas and focus on how to use your attributes to bring in more cash. A change to where or the way you live will boost your morale and give you the confidence to live life your way. 2 stars