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: Carey Mulligan, 38; Kylie Minogue, 55; Christa Miller, 59; Gladys Knight, 79.
Birthday Baby: You are cooperative, responsible and benevolent. You are friendly and helpful.
Happy Birthday: Sticking to what and who you know best will make your life easier. Refuse to let outside interference upset your emotional well-being. Value close relationships and do your part to ensure you maintain your reputation and position. Refuse to allow the changes happening around you to dictate how you respond. Your actions will determine how well you do this year. Play to win. Your numbers are 6, 17, 21, 27, 36, 38, 42.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Sign up for something that is challenging, invigorating or competitive. Pumping yourself up to meet demands will make you feel alive. Pay attention, and don't underestimate someone who asks too many questions. Protect yourself and your ideas from interference and manipulation. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Plan to have fun with people who share your interests. Consider making a positive lifestyle change. Don't let anger set in if someone heads in a different direction. Go your own way and put your energy into getting positive results. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Move forward with quiet anticipation. Don't reveal secrets or share your concerns or intentions. Be a good listener and take care of unfinished business before you move on to something new. A change of heart will encourage you to update your appearance. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): A change will lift your spirits, and volunteering will bring you joy and exciting connections. By looking at the big picture, you'll get a clear idea on how to make a difference. Romance is on the rise and will encourage greater intimacy. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Mull over details and financial concerns regarding a joint venture or cause. Choose a path that doesn't deter others from pitching in and donating what they can. Uncertainty will stand between you and what you want. Speak with confidence. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Head in the direction that feels comfortable. Start conversations, and you'll discover who agrees with your ideas. Dazzle everyone with your detailed plans; you'll get the backing you require to expand your interests. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Check out a place that makes you feel at home. Schedule meetings with someone who can offer the lowdown on a project you wish to pursue. A gift, reward or special find will take you by surprise. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): It's up to you to bring about change. Discuss what you want to do with someone easy to work with and supportive. Use your imagination and surprise someone you love. A get-together will change the way you feel about someone. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Honesty will affect how your day unfolds. You can't mislead people to spare feelings. Either tell the truth or don't say anything. A financial challenge will surface if you let temptation set in and dollars escape from your wallet. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Start a home improvement project, move or change your living arrangements. Take a partnership to the next level. Be open about how you feel and the plans you want to put into play. Shared expenses will help you lower your overhead. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your thoughts to yourself and make observations. Summarize what you experience and hear, then redefine how you can make personal headway. Do what feels right for you, not what someone else wants. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A realistic approach to life, love and relationships with friends, relatives and colleagues is to your benefit. Consider what you can and want to do, and sign up for what you can afford to take on mentally, emotionally and financially. 3 stars