Today’s Birthday (06/15/19). Raise your romantic collaboration a notch this year. Work together for home and family. Fall into a profitable summer, before navigating shared financial obstacles. Rising family prosperity next winter leads you to a shift with personal income sources. Share and connect at a deeper level.
To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Do you stay or go? Educational opportunities tempt. Don’t take on more than you can do by the deadline. Accept encouragement. Let yourself get inspired.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — Support your team with a financial challenge. Review budgets and spreadsheets, plans and timelines. Plot your course, and allot funding. Adjust the schedule to suit.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Treat your partner gently and with kindness. Surprising news could require time to adapt. There’s a chance of spontaneous outbursts. Provide stability and comfort.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — Take extra care with your health and wellness. Keep practicing and your efforts bear fruit. Avoid burning the candle at both ends. Rest well.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Rest and relax. Do something fun with people you love. Indulge your favorite obsession. Keep your sense of humor with your sweetheart. Laughter is good medicine.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 7 — Settle into sweet domesticity. Make improvements and repairs, and clear out clutter. Research your choices carefully. Measure thrice, and cut once. Invest in quality materials.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Write a masterpiece. Your creative muses harmonize. Not every attempt is perfect. Start with a bad first draft. Edit it into something wonderful.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 9 — Cash flows at a higher velocity. Monitor and check for changes. Have faith in your own imagination. Do the research before a large purchase.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 9 — Pursue a personal ambition, step by practical step. Notice any interesting dreams. Your subconscious may be trying to tell you something. Talk about your ideas.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 6 — Prioritize contemplation. Make plans and invent solutions. Meditate and let your mind wander. Enjoy traditions, symbolism and rituals. Pay attention to your dreams.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — Your friends are really there for you. Make time to play together. Listen to what’s going on. Provide support and comfort when you can.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is an 8 — Prepare for an upcoming test or challenge at work. Articulate your mission and vision. Can you mix business with pleasure? Focus on foundational matters first.
Thought for Today: “The times are not so bad as they seem; they couldn’t be.” — John Franklin Carter, American commentator and author (1897-1967)
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