We’re feeling motivated on Sunday morning as we begin our week with a waxing Moon in Virgo. Spend your morning getting organized and get ready to chill out when the Moon goes void-of-course at 12:50 p.m. EST that evening. Mercury enters his second retrograde of the year on Sunday, encouraging us to slow down and avoid jumping to conclusions. Take your time when this speedy planet moves in reverse — we’re more apt to get frustrated with travel,
communications, and our own thoughts. If you find yourself feeling out-of-sorts, take a deep breath and look at your challenges objectively. Mercury isn’t the only planet that’s retrograde right now — he’s joined by Neptune, Saturn, Jupiter, and Pluto. When so many planets are in retrograde, it’s an opportunity for us to look at ourselves and the world through a new lens. Get ready to reconnect on Monday, when the Moon waxes in friendly Libra onwards from 2:06 a.m. EST on Monday. Catch up with your co-worker BFFs, call up a friend, and make time to get to know people who you’d like to build a friendship with until Tuesday at 3:35 p.m. EST while the Moon illuminates this sociable sign. Don’t be afraid to give yourself a break on Tuesday, when the Sun opposes a retrograde Saturn. Tasks that generally feel like a breeze can take just a little more effort and energy out of you when these two heavenly bodies oppose each other. Take a walk and clear your head to gain some clarity. Inspiration strikes on Wednesday when the Sun trines with a retrograde Neptune, the planetary ruler of dreams and illusions. It’s a brilliant day to hone our imagination and work collaboratively. The Moon waxes in powerful Scorpio from 5:28 a.m. EST on Wednesday until 8:28 p.m. EST on Thursday, amplifying our emotions and passions. Listen to your instincts and press pause when necessary on Thursday. Action planet Mars squares against enigmatic Uranus on July 11, lighting a fire from within. Stay in control of your emotions and need for progress with a little mindful meditation. Channel the positive flow of this energy into your creative projects and pursuits. We’re ready to expand our minds on Friday morning at 11:04 a.m. EST when the Moon waxes in Sagittarius. Fall in love with learning and travel while the Moon continues to grow until 9:30 p.m. EST on Saturday evening.
Aries March 21 to April 19
The summer season is kicking off, but you’re focusing on relaxing over socializing this week, Aries. Family comes first while the Sun lights your
4th house of family, instincts, and foundations
. Mercury, your personal planet of well-being, goes retrograde on Sunday, encouraging you to carefully examine your daily routine and simplify where necessary. Take the time to clean up your inbox, and get organized for the next three weeks while Mercury moves in reverse. Be patient with yourself and others while the messenger planet makes his way backward through the sky until the end of the month. Do what you can to avoid temptation on Tuesday, when the Sun opposes Saturn, your personal planet of career. The Sun is your ruler of entertainment, creativity, and fun, but when he opposes your status planet, friction can arise in professional relationships. Keep a cool head and open your mind to opposing opinions while these planets are at odds. It's easier for you to grasp the bigger picture on Wednesday when the Sun trines Neptune, your personal ruler of inner growth. It's time for you to look at your sense of spirituality from a different angle, thanks to Neptune's current retrograde motion. Pay attention to the shift in your perceptions, and get ready to accept new truths about yourself as you evolve.
Taurus April 20 to May 20
You’re ready to reconnect with your loved ones, Taurus. The Sun, your personal planet of home and family moves through your
3rd house of communication, thought, and community
this week. Pay close attention to your finances starting Sunday, when Mercury, your money ruler, goes retrograde. It's an excellent opportunity to reassess your budgeting skills, and consider your financial goals. Hold off on making big purchases or investing in technology while the messenger planet moves in reverse. Instead, create a wishlist of what you'd like to save up for, and come back to it when your value planet moves direct at the end of the month. Think about your calling on Thursday your personal planet of inner growth, Mars, squares against Uranus, your planetary ruler of career. Is it time for you to take a leap? Write down what you love about your current gig, and expand on where you'd like to be. Is a philanthropic or more creative pursuit calling out to you? Do your research and make an action plan to get there.
Gemini May 21 to June 20
It’s time for you to be ultra-conscious of the power of your thoughts this week, Gemini. Be conscious of what you consume as the Sun lights your
2nd house of finances, values, and possessions
. Experiment with buying less while
, your ruling planet, goes retrograde on Sunday. The messenger planet will affect your domestic zones, encouraging you to look backward at your relationships with home and family. It’s a wonderful time to embrace nostalgia, and revisit old friends and relatives. Try to double check everything until the end of the month when Mercury moves direct again. Get ready to step into the spotlight at work on Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, Gemini’s personal planet of career and status. Prepare for this well-deserved day by pumping yourself up with
a little career inspiration
, and writing down your accomplishments. If you’re looking for a new title, more exciting responsibilities or want to pitch your ideas, make sure that you’ve got yourself organized and polished.
Cancer June 21 to July 22
It’s time to shed your shell, Cancer. The Sun, your financial ruler, shines on your
1st house of self, first impressions, and appearance
this week, helping you to ask for what you need. Shying away isn’t an option as Venus makes her way through Cancer, giving you brilliant confidence. Take time to yourself starting Sunday, as Mercury goes retrograde, giving you new insight into your spiritual journey. The messenger planet helps to guide your inner self, and when he moves in reverse, he asks you to look at your emotions from a new angle. Push your creative boundaries and promote yourself leading up to Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, your personal planet of good fortune. You’ve got a lot to give to the world, and people are taking notice. Get ready to claim your worth as these two heavenly bodies work together to help you achieve your dreams. Listen to your gut instincts on Thursday, when career-minded Mars squares against unpredictable Uranus. If you don’t feel comfortable going with the flow, make time to speak about your concerns privately with co-workers.
Leo July 23 to August 22
It’s essential for you to take your time this week, Leo. You’re working on your spiritual side while the Sun lights your
12th house of inner growth, vulnerability, and conclusion
. When your ruling planet moves through this house, it’s important to seclude yourself when your energy is feeling low. Seek out
after Sunday when your personal planet of money, Mercury, moves retrograde. Review your spending and create a goal that you’d like to achieve after Mercury moves direct at the end of the month. Knowledge is power, so get intimate with your financial situation while the messenger planet moves in reverse. Passions are on the rise on Thursday, when fiery Mars squares against Uranus, your personal planet of love. Be careful with your words and your
when these two combustible planets work against each other.
Virgo August 23 to September 22
Put yourself out there, Virgo. Spend Sunday morning building yourself up as the Moon waxes in Virgo on Sunday until 12:50 p.m. EST, helping to boost your confidence. You’re ready to socialize and collaborate this week while the Sun lights your
11th house of groups, friendships, and goals
. On Sunday, make time for reconnection and focus on your besties while Mercury, your career ruler, goes retrograde. If you’re feeling uncentered at work, ask your friends for advice and unbiased perspective. Lean on your colleagues at the office and get help in editing your projects while the messenger planet moves in reverse. Make time for romance on Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, your personal relationship ruler. It’s a beautiful opportunity to get to know your partner on a deeper level, or to
enjoy a sweet summer fling
on Thursday when your personal planet of sexuality, Mars, squares against Uranus, your planetary ruler of well-being.
Be clear and upfront about your boundaries
while these two planets square against each other.
Libra September 23 to October 22
Is it time for you to brush up on your networking, Libra? The Sun lights your
10th house of career, structure, and public image
this week, encouraging you to put your best face forward at the office. If you’ve got big dream that you’d like to push forward, people will be listening to your every word — make certain that you’re prepared. Hold off on signing any contracts or entering into partnerships after Sunday when Mercury goes retrograde. The messenger planet rules your zones of inner growth and good luck, so spend the next three weeks exercising as much patience as possible. The Moon, your personal planet of career, waxes in Libra onwards from 2:06 a.m. EST on Monday until Tuesday at 3:35 p.m. EST, helping to bring your best qualities to your work relationships. Get into a new groove on Wednesday when the Sun trines Neptune, your planetary ruler of health and work. It’s a great day to start a new health regimen or fitness goal to help you feel great, inside and out.
Scorpio October 23 to November 21
What do you need to learn to reach the next level, Scorpio? Figure out your next move this week, while your personal career ruler, the Sun, lights your
9th house of exploration, adventure, and belief
. Is it time for you to look into taking classes to boost your skills or seek out a certification? Check in with your boss to see if learning opportunities are available for you to take advantage of. On Sunday, communication planet Mercury goes retrograde for the next three weeks, causing hiccups in communications and tech. Keep your cool with others as the messenger planet affects other signs more-so than he does to you. Help co-workers and friends stay organized and use your analytical mind to help everyone out of a rut. Get in touch with your creative side at work on Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, the planet of illusions. You could come across an exciting solution, thanks to Neptune’s retrograde movement. Your emotions are difficult to hide while the Moon waxes in Scorpio from 5:28 a.m EST on Wednesday until 8:28 p.m. EST on Thursday. Feel what you need to feel. Approach Thursday with a solutions-based attitude when your personal planet of well-being, Mars, squares against Uranus, your domestic ruler.
Sagittarius November 22 to December 21
Change can be uncomfortable, but it’s necessary Sagittarius. Your
8th house of transformation, mystery, and dramatic change
is gaining momentum as the Sun passes through this challenging house. More disruptions arrive on Sunday, as Mercury, your planetary ruler of both love and career goes retrograde. It’s time for you to pay close attention to both facets of your life over the next three weeks as the messenger planet moves in reverse. If you’re in a relationship, this period is a wonderful time to reconnect with your partner about your shared goals and desires. Single Sags should approach this retrograde with the intention of loving themselves more fully. When it comes to work, this period should be approached as a time to edit your professional goals, as well as outward persona. How do you want to be represented? Harmony is found at home on Wednesday when the Sun trines Neptune, your domestic ruler. Get advice from loved ones and make time to tidy up your space for a dose of mental clarity. You’re ready to approach the weekend with excitement as the Moon waxes in Sagittarius on Friday from 11:04 a.m. EST until 9:30 p.m. EST on Saturday.
Capricorn December 22 to January 19
How much time are you devoting towards nurturing your relationships, Capricorn? The Sun lights your
7th house of partnerships, contracts, and business
, placing importance on the health of your network. Charm comes to you easily, thanks to your career ruler Venus’s move into Cancer last week. Take a break from the daily grind starting Sunday, when Mercury, your personal planet of well-being goes retrograde. When the messenger planet moves in reverse, he asks that we slow down rather than trip over our own feet. Mercury’s retrograde periods are an opportunity to correct routines that no longer work for us. Adjust and improve for the next three weeks until the messenger planet moves direct. Words flow freely on Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, your personal planet of communications. It’s a great day to focus on your correspondence, especially since Mercury is retrograde. Set boundaries for yourself on Thursday, when your domestic ruler, Mars, squares against your financial planet Uranus. Don’t let anyone push you into spending money unnecessarily, if at all, while these two planets are at odds.
Aquarius January 20 to February 18
Your heart is in the right place, Aquarius. The Sun, your personal ruler of love and romance lights up your
6th house of health, order, and service
this week, helping infuse compassion and altruism into all that you do. Make sure that people aren’t taking advantage of your kind soul, and be careful with your time. People may be especially needy after Sunday when Mercury, the planet of communication and thought, goes retrograde. Luckily for you, the messenger planet does not affect the sign of Aquarius as much as it does the rest of the Zodiac. Take care of your heart on Tuesday the Sun, your love ruler, opposes Saturn, your personal planet of inner growth. Try disconnecting from social media while these two heavenly bodies oppose each other. A more positive day arrives on Wednesday, when the Sun trines Neptune, your personal planet of cash. Take initiative by approaching your finances with the intention to learn and budget. A chaotic vibe comes on Thursday when fiery Mars squares against your ruling planet Uranus. Burn off that energy by dancing or trying out a new workout.
Pisces February 19 to March 20
Your positivity is contagious, Pisces. The Sun, your personal ruler of well-being, lights your
5th house of creativity, pleasure, and romance
, enhancing your natural glow. Keep your energy up this week as Mercury, your personal planet of love, home, and family goes retrograde. Get comfortable with the idea of taking your time with these precious areas of your life. If you’re currently in a relationship, make sure that your partner knows exactly where your head is at, and listen actively to their perspective. Single Pisces should rely on their psychic nature to understand the realities that have been presented to them during Neptune’s retrograde in combination with this Mercury retrograde. It’s time to face the music — you’re ready. A brilliant day of clarity arrives on Wednesday when your health and work ruler, the Sun, trines Neptune your ruling planet. Make time to start a new healthy habit that supports your gentle spirit.