Leo: Don’t jump too quickly


CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Bob Moffatt, 26; Clint Moffatt, 26; Dave Moffatt, 26; James Van Der Beek, 33.

Happy Birthday: You will be prone to overreacting, overspending and overdoing. If you can tame your urge to take on too much, this can be a year full of opportunities. You will have plenty of ideas to share with friends, co-workers and family and, if you are willing to listen to reason, some of your ideas will bring you top rewards. Being and doing your best will lead others to join your team.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep an open mind and share opinions with people from different walks of life. Travel will help you realize what you want to do in the future. Uncertainty will lead to inconsistency and must be kept to a minimum.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Keep your eyes wide open and do what you can to help others. Your gestures of friendliness will pay off. An open-ended opportunity will lead to knowledge that will help you move forward with a plan you’ve had for a long time.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Keep your thoughts to yourself. Not everyone will be trustworthy. Don’t be fooled by insincere gestures of friendliness. Don’t lend or borrow with someone you consider to be a friend.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Do what you say and you will accomplish and make a good impression. Don’t fear being a little different; in the end, it will set you apart from the competition. Focus on advancement.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t jump too quickly or you will make a poor choice. Take your time, especially when it involves money or a contract. Romance is in the stars if you stick to socializing instead of trying to do business.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Opportunities to make some alterations are apparent but don’t trade one set of problems for another. Meddling in someone else’s life will come back to bite you. Don’t take part in something you know is wrong.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Emotional conversations will be upsetting if you take what’s said too seriously. Spending too much time with someone you work with may lead to trouble, especially if you share some of your personal thoughts or secrets.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Your creative, intuitive know-how will surprise everyone, including yourself. You will open up avenues that were closed to you in the past. Network as much as you can and you will meet someone with good connections and positive ideas.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You’ll have a hard time getting away with anything, so keep things as close to the truth as possible. Don’t exaggerate or make impossible promises. Focus on the one you love and how you can make improvements to your home, lifestyle and relationship.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Someone from your past will offer to help you with an old idea but, before you dump your responsibility on someone else, realize the job will not be done to your satisfaction or specifications. A partnership will need some new rules if it’s going to be workable.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Extend a helping hand but do so with sincerity. If you are expecting something in return, you will be disappointed. You cannot push others to do things your way. Uncertainty regarding money, a settlement or contract will cause anxiety.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t let emotional situations lead to overreacting, overdoing or overindulging. You will invite criticism and partnership problems if you are difficult to deal with. Contain your feelings; acting prematurely could lead to a ruined reputation or relationship.

Birthday Baby: You are a dreamer. You are passionate, expressive and energetic and aren’t afraid to show your emotions.