CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kevin Jonas, 31; Tatum O’Neal, 55; Bryan Adams, 59; Art Garfunkel, 77.
Happy Birthday: Put greater emphasis on home and family. Energy spent making things better, more conducive to achieving your goals and adding to your convenience will help you gain stability. Overreacting or setting unrealistic expectations will end up holding you back. A good plan with a determined attitude will help you hone your skills and bring about positive changes. Your numbers are 8, 13, 23, 29, 38, 45, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Using force or anger to deal with situations that involve work or personal relationships will backfire. Take a secretive approach to what you plan to do. The less others know, the easier it will be to outsmart competition. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Whatever change you make will help add stability to your life. Listen, learn and make moves that will have long-term effects. Choose to channel your energy into being productive. Compliments will get you further than criticism. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Focus on self-improvements. Changing your image or physically taking charge and getting things done properly will be impressive. Honesty should be examined if someone offers information or suggests something that is questionable. Romance is encouraged and will brighten your day. 5 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Pour your energy into learning, accepting change and giving your all. Participate instead of sitting back and criticizing what you don’t like. To make positive change, you have to be a part of it, so take control and put in the effort. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): The changes you want to make should be planned before you start. Expect to face some opposition, and be prepared to counter with incentives that you can afford. If you go over the budget, your goals will be questioned. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Travel mentally or physically if it will lead to important information. Knowledge is the road to success. What you have to offer will encourage others to help you reach your goals. Don’t be shy; display your skills, experience and attributes. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Speak up regarding truth and justice in a clear and concise way. Don’t let your emotions take over and fabrication set in. How you present what you want to share with others will determine how well-received you are. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Fix up your surroundings. Having a functional workspace will encourage you to engage in innovative projects. Learn from experience, and include the extras that can make the difference between a mediocre outcome and an exceptional one. Choose quality over quantity. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t let your emotions cause you to misinterpret what’s going on. Someone will play on your vulnerability if you aren’t careful. Transparency is necessary. Don’t believe everything you hear. Go straight to the source if you want the truth. 4 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Focus on physically getting things done. If you let your emotions take over, you will get bogged down with matters that are not conducive to getting ahead or reaching your goal. If your intentions are honorable, nothing else matters. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put more effort into taking care of unfinished business. Financial, legal and health matters should be your focus, along with maintaining your reputation. Don’t let someone who has bad habits influence you. Say no to pressure tactics. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Stick to the truth, and if you are unsure what that is, don’t say anything at all. You stand to gain far more if you concentrate on what you know and do well. Take on a physical challenge to ease stress. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are creative, insightful and resourceful. You are outgoing and determined.
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