ARIES: Mar 21/Apr 20

Aries, you may have trouble connecting with family this week. You are very busy with personal issues and other obligations. It may seem frustrating, but keep your head up.

TAURUS: Apr 21/May 21

Taurus, you have a generous spirit, but sometimes you can be just a little bit too generous. Don’t go overboard this week when buying gifts for those close to you.

GEMINI: May 22/Jun 21

Gemini, you have always been very practical when it comes to matters of finance. Sometimes, however, the lure of shopping can try your resolve.

CANCER: Jun 22/Jul 22

Cancer, you are in a high point in your career, and you don’t want to lose the momentum. But you could feel pulled in too many directions this week to impact the job.

LEO: Jul 23/Aug 23

You have unusually low levels of energy this week, Leo. There isn’t much you can do about it other than prioritize your tasks so you can accomplish the most pressing things.

VIRGO: Aug 24/Sept 22

Virgo, any trips that you are planning this week could be delayed by some mechanical difficulties. You’ll get there eventually, but it could take a while.

LIBRA: Sept 23/Oct 23

Libra, don’t take anything at face value this week and try to avoid gossip as much as possible. This is achieved by surrounding yourself with gracious people.

SCORPIO: Oct 24/Nov 22

You are bound to have a good time this week, Scorpio. It’s because you will be spending time with your family. Enjoy as much time together as you can, including a good meal.

SAGITTARIUS: Nov 23/Dec 21

This is the ideal week to stay inside as much as possible and read or get busy work taken care of. Although it may not be exciting, it doesn’t require a lot of energy.

CAPRICORN: Dec 22/Jan 20

Capricorn, this week you may have plans to spend some romantic evenings at home with your partner, but things don’t always work out as expected. Schedule more time later.

AQUARIUS: Jan 21/Feb 18

Aquarius, it may seem like the walls are closing in on you, but that’s just because you need a change of scenery. Trade in dull responsibilities for something else.

PISCES: Feb 19/Mar 20

Pisces, this week you may find it difficult to concentrate. This is out of character for you, but everyone has an off-day.

Famous birthdays

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