Avoid shopping or making important decisions from 2 to 4 p.m. Chicago time. After that, the moon moves from Leo into Virgo.
Aries (March 21-April 19)
Today has two distinct moods. In the morning and during the moon alert, you feel festive. You will enjoy taking it easy, or having fun with sports and playful times with kids. (This is also a romantic time.) Once the moon alert is over, it’s time to be productive!
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
Today begins with a focus on home and family. You might have an important discussion with a female family member, perhaps Mom? During the moon alert, don’t shop for anything except food. However, after the moon alert is over, you will feel socially inclined and want to have fun!
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
You have a strong urge to communicate. You have something they say and you want to be heard. You also want to hear what others have to say. Yada, yada, yada. Note: During the moon alert midday, avoid important decisions. Don’t agree to anything important. Afterwards, relax at home.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
Money issues are on your mind, which is why it’s important for you to be aware of the moon alert that occurs midday. During that time, restrict your spending to food. Make no important decisions. After it is over, you will swing into action!
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)
Things will tend to go your way because the moon is in your sign. During the moon alert midday, restrict your spending to food and make no important decisions. After it’s over, your mind will turn to financial matters and cash flow.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Today you want to withdraw from the busyness around you. If you’re working, you will prefer to work alone or behind the scenes. That’s fine. During the moon alert midday, tread carefully. Restrict spending money to food. After it’s over, you are empowered because the moon is in your sign!
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
A conversation with a female friend might be important. You might discuss future goals. (Remember to avoid decision-making during the moon alert midday.) After the moon alert is over, seek out solitude and relax. Pamper yourself.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
Personal details about your private life might be public today. (Whaaat?) Be aware of this. Meanwhile, be cautious during the moon alert midday. Don’t volunteer for anything during that time. Make no important decisions. Once it’s over, enjoy schmoozing with friends online or in person.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
You need stimulation and adventure, which is why you want to do something different or learn something new. You’re ready for whatever comes your way. Make no important decisions during the Moon Alert midday. Afterwards, people notice you - especially bosses, parents and the police.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
Financial concerns are on your mind today, especially inheritances or how to share something. Please note: Make no important decisions during the moon alert. Don’t sign documents during that time. Afterwards, enjoy your day!
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
Today your focus is on close friends and partners, do not agree to anything important during the moon alert. (For your own good.) After the moon alert is over, tie up loose ends with red-tape issues — taxes, debt and shared property.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)
You’re keen to take care of little errands and hygiene-related tasks. You might do a favor for someone. Do be aware that during the moon alert, you should restrict spending to food and gas. Afterwards, a conversation with a partner or close friend will be meaningful.
If Your Birthday Is Today
Director, screenwriter, producer, Nora Ephron (1941-2012) shares your birthday. You’re clever, mentally fast and compassionate. You have endurance, stamina and a wide variety of interests. You are impulsive and creative and yet, practical and detail oriented. Your focus on close friendships and partnerships will increase in the coming year. This is your opportunity to learn more about yourself and the relationships that you want. This year will be gentler.