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: Kelly Ripa, 53; Sting, 72; Annie Leibovitz, 74; Donna Karan, 75.
Birthday Baby: You are dynamic, effective and self-sufficient. You are entertaining and generous.
Happy Birthday: Check due dates, investments and health conditions. It's up to you to ensure everything is updated and working correctly. If you think outside the box, you'll come up with brilliant ideas that will save you money and time. Don't let what others do slow you down. Use your time wisely and focus on doing and being your best; you will make a difference. Your numbers are 8, 19, 24, 28, 33, 36, 45.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Expand your interests to include activities or reunions that can open doors to new adventures. Use your skills to make things happen, and you'll leave a lasting impression and make worthwhile connections. Personal growth, love and romance are on the rise. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put more thought into updating and using your skills uniquely to get ahead. It's time to reinvent and position yourself for success. Don't let temptation stop you from putting your energy where it counts to reap the rewards you deserve. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Keep your thoughts to yourself and your eye on what's happening around you. An energetic approach to responsibilities will keep you out of trouble. A change you make at home will add to your comfort, convenience and peace of mind. Romance is favored. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): If you show everyone how skilled you are, you'll gain support. Stay calm if someone tries to dictate your next move. The less friction, the better. Use your voice to generate interest from those offering support instead of negativity. An investment looks promising. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Be mindful of others, but don't let them dominate you. If you go about your business quietly, you'll avoid bossy people who think they know what's best for you. Speak up, especially when dealing with matters concerning your reputation and work ethic. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Consider the possibilities and follow your plans. A change will help you reach your goal and provide new and exciting opportunities. Refuse to let anyone interfere with your projects. Do what's best for you, and reap the rewards you deserve. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Tidy up loose ends, make your money work for you, digest your options and leave nothing to chance. Don't feel you must share your plans with everyone. Interference from outsiders will confuse you and play havoc with your timing. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Choose to use your brain, not brawn, and you'll get better results. Someone you meet or make plans with will offer insight into how best to make a difference or will have an impact on someone you cherish. Make stability a priority at home. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Listen, but don't let anyone fill your head with lies. Get the facts and recognize when someone or something isn't transparent. Trust your instincts and put your heart and soul into something meaningful and helpful to those you care about. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Downsize, declutter and simplify your life. Consider what's meaningful, and project a positive attitude of gratitude and kindness. Refuse to let anger set in or allow profit-driven ventures to consume you. Be resourceful, pitch in and help, and make a difference. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stay active, do your part and pay attention to detail. Monitor a joint venture if you want to avoid loss. Someone you least expect will use persuasive tactics to convince you to do something unnecessary. Set boundaries and say no. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Your words will influence the people you encounter. Be aware of the impact you have, offer positive reinforcement and make honesty a priority. A relationship will take an emotional turn. Assess the situation before you decide on your next move. Protect your heart. 4 stars