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: Vanessa Morgan, 31; Michelle Monaghan, 47; Keri Russell, 47; Chaka Khan, 70.
Birthday Baby: You are engaging, playful and spontaneous. You are competitive and strategic.
Happy Birthday: Take the lead and be the one to start something new and exciting. An active lifestyle will keep you out of trouble and encourage you to focus on making headway. A passionate drive will make it impossible for anyone to stop you from setting new boundaries and exceeding your expectations. Make decisions based on emotions, intuition and what you stand to gain. Your numbers are 7, 13, 23, 29, 33, 36, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Step outside your comfort zone if it will help you get what you want. Refuse to let anyone interfere with your plans. Set your sights on your endgame and keep your dreams a secret. Maintain control and leave nothing to chance. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Find your audience and make your voice heard. Showing enthusiasm, dedication and passion for something that matters to you will be contagious. Reach out and connect to people who share your sentiments. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Show your true colors and chase your dreams. Be upfront about your thoughts, feelings and intentions, and you will gain trust and respect. An emotional issue will resolve if you are willing to compromise. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Pay more attention to the changes you want to make to yourself instead of trying to change others. Arguments will not help you mend what's broken, but heartfelt talks, honesty and solutions that address the happiness of everyone involved will make a difference. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Lighten up. You have more going for you than you realize. Once you put your skills, knowledge and effort into what matters to you, everything will fall into place. Speak from the heart, bare your soul and find your zen. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Open your mind and heart and something good will transpire. Connect with people offering insight into your next move. Live, learn and turn your life into something that excites you and helps you make your mark. Romance will enhance your life. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Sort through any money issues with someone with whom you share expenses, debt or investments. It will put your mind at ease. Pick up momentum, get your house in order and pave the way to better relationships and a stress-free life. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Pull everyone together with suggestions that offer creative solutions and practical applications. Set high standards and live by the rules, and you'll make a lasting impression on those you influence. Love is heading your way, and a romantic gesture will improve your life. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take a rain check if someone offers something that makes you feel uncomfortable. It would help if you focused on what matters, not what others want you to do or think. Make your actions count, and be true to yourself. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take a moment to reevaluate what's unfolding around you. Clear your schedule and make personal changes that will improve your state of mind and allow you to see your options. Refuse to jump on someone's bandwagon; create your own. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You have the drive required to reach your goal. Refuse to let anyone get in your way or lead you astray. Protect your heart, health and financial well-being. An opportunity and financial gain look promising if you play your cards right. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Address your routine and choose a healthier lifestyle. Consider spending more time doing physical activities you enjoy and eating nourishing foods that will help you gain strength and boost your ego. It's a new day and a new you. 3 stars