CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kanye West, 38; Julianna Margulies, 49; Keenen Ivory Wayans, 57.

Happy Birthday: Express your thoughts with unfiltered truthfulness and you will avoid wasting time dodging situations that will only stop you from reaching your goals. Work toward building a strong home base that is conducive to accomplishing your goals. Use the added discipline you’ve been granted this year and do your best to make thing happen. Charm and efficiency will pay off. Your numbers are 5, 9, 17, 21, 27, 36, 45.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Let your imagination and intuition guide you to success. Listening to intriguing offers will pique your interest and help you use your skills masterfully. Speak up and take action, and positive changes will occur. 4 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider the best way to offer help before making a commitment. Your kindness and generosity will result in greater recognition, attracting people who are interested in your ideas, plans and projects. Form an alliance with someone who has just as much to contribute as you. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Refrain from sharing personal information or letting everyone know what you are up to. A colleague will try to take credit for your work. Don’t let your emotions spin out of control, which could make you look bad. Fight back using intellect and diplomacy. 2 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Take on a new project that infringes on your comfort zone. The growth and knowledge you will obtain will be worth any discomfort you undergo. Avoid gossip or sharing your true feelings. Be creative and compassionate, not conniving. 5 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Lifestyle changes can be made if you are quick to take action. Check out opportunities in different geographical locations. Help someone facing a dilemma and you will be rewarded for your thoughtfulness. Protect your money and your possessions. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep your wits about you. Not everyone will have your best interests at heart. Speak on your own behalf and don’t trust anyone to take care of your responsibilities. Emotional matters will escalate based on false information. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Listen, observe and contribute your point of view. You can make progress if you are detailed and precise. Implement your creative ideas in your work and you will generate a buzz. Common interests will bring someone of interest closer to you. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Fix up your surroundings or do something that will improve your health. Explore new techniques that can help you live better. Do your own research and you will save money and avoid disappointment. Avoid indulgence. 5 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Opportunity will knock, but before you take a leap of faith, consider what’s necessary and what isn’t. You will prosper more if you follow your own path and invest in your ideas rather than contribute to someone else’s agenda. 2 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Valuable information will come your way regarding a partnership opportunity. Share some of your ideas, but save the best until you negotiate a deal that is worth your while. Be up-front and willing to move forward alone if necessary. 4 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can make home improvements, adjust your time and make changes to the way you earn and save. Greater discipline will be yours, and if you follow through, the gains you make will reduce stress and enhance your standard of living. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep your thoughts to yourself and work alone if possible. Someone will look for any excuse to make you look bad. Avoid arguments and stick to the truth no matter what anyone else does or says. Don’t initiate change if you aren’t fully prepared. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are diplomatic, caring and proactive. You are confident and original. Eugenia’s websites – eugenialast.com for confidential consultations, eugenialast.com/blog/ for Eugenia’s blog and join Eugenia on twitter/facebook/linkedin