CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Justin Chambers, 48; Lisa Rinna, 55; Richie Sambora, 59; Sela Ward, 62.
Happy Birthday: Fill this year with new beginnings. The changes you make will enhance the way you live and bring you one step closer to a lifelong dream. Take responsibility for what transpires. Refuse to give anyone a chance to rain on your parade or take advantage of your kindness. It's OK to offer help, but it has to be on your terms. Your numbers are 2, 13, 19, 22, 25, 33, 42.
Birthday Baby: You are passionate, imaginative and helpful. You are appealing and realistic.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look for opportunities to discuss your thoughts with and get feedback from people you respect who are qualified to offer good advice. The information you gather will help point you in the right direction. Don't lose sight of your goals. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Information is powerful. Don't get into a debate without having the knowledge and experience to make your point and to validate your reasons for making the choices you do. Your opinion counts. Personal improvements will turn out better than expected. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't let your emotions take over. Be realistic when dealing with affairs of the heart or situations that can affect your relationship with someone you live with. Fair solutions will be the only way to reach an agreement. Be willing to compromise. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Before you complain or criticize someone, take a closer look inward and consider how you can improve. Your personal achievement will motivate others to follow suit and make positive adjustments as well. A kind word can make a huge difference. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Exaggeration will play a factor in the outcome of a situation you face at home or at work. The changes that come about will leave you or someone you are dealing with at a loss if promises are not kept. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take on anyone making false claims. Keeping events straight and being clear in regard to who did what will help others make a positive decision that will assist you in reaching your set goals. A personal change looks gratifying. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep busy and move forward. Your instincts will help you determine your best move. Refuse to let anyone bully you into something that doesn't fit into your plans. React sensibly and without feeling guilty. You cannot expect to please everyone. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look for alternatives. If one door shuts, another will open. Have faith in yourself and your ability to get things done. Embrace the future with optimism and patience. Don't cave under pressure. Personal improvements can be made. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Think matters through to the end. Understand the benefits as well as the consequences of your actions. Use reason when dealing with anyone who doesn't see things your way. A change will turn out better if monitored every step of the way. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Share your thoughts and look for alternative ways to get what you want without damaging a good relationship. Incentives will make a difference to the way others feel about you and how you handle matters. Romance will improve your personal life. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your distance from inconsistent or unpredictable individuals. It's in your best interests to avoid excessive behavior or anyone using emotional tactics to persuade you to get involved in something that isn't good for you. Make a choice and stick to it. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Know your limitations as well as your attributes. Be prepared to ask for what you want and to settle for what feels fair. Maintaining balance and integrity will also help you avoid repercussions. Romance is in the stars. 5 stars
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