Tuesday June 21st: Sun in Cancer

Today is the first day of Summer! In astrology, Cardinal signs always mark the commencement of a new season. Generally, Cardinal signs point to new beginnings, fresh starts and an abundance of opportunity. There’s emphasis on taking acting and leading the way. This is a great time to start new projects and funnel any excess…

Sunday October 26th: Mars in Capricorn

On Sunday October 26th, the planet of energy and drive zips into Earth Capricorn. In astrology, the natal Mars represents how we express our aims and ambitions, the areas of our lives where we are most inclined to create goals and our overall life force: basically, how do we exert energy? When Mars travels through signs…

Thursday October 23rd: Venus in Scorpio

On Thursday October 23rd, Venus left one of its home constellations, Libra, and entered Scorpio. Venus, the planet governing romance, rules over romantic energy and values. Astrologers believe that the traits of Scorpio weaken the nature of Venus. Where Venus is open, compromising and approachable, Scorpio is cautious, controlling and closed-off. As a result, Venus…

Thursday October 23rd: Sun in Scorpio

On October 23rd, the Sun slipped out of cooperative Libra and into determined Scorpio. The Sun in Scorpio introduces steady, solid, but secretive energy into our lives. Astrologers closely associate Scorpio with the sexual and financial intimacy; taboo, spiritual, occult, mystical, and paranormal parts of the universe; and finally death and regeneration. These themes probably…

Monday September 22nd: Sun in Libra

On Monday September 22nd, the Sun passed into Libra. Represented by the Scales of Justice, astrologers closely associate this sign with law, fairness, balance, and order; art and beauty; and intimate relationships (of a business or romantic nature). Naturally, the Sun’s transition into this constellation encourages us to inject both balance and beauty into our…

Saturday September 13th: Mars in Sagittarius

On Saturday September 13, Mars slipped out of Scorpio and into Sagittarius. Mars functions as the planet of action, ambition and assertion. Essentially, this astral body looks at how we prefer to expend energy and what things serve as motivation to us. Mars transitions throughout the year reveal where we feel most inclined to take…

Friday September 5th: Venus in Virgo

On Friday September 5th, Venus left grandiose Leo and moved into minimalist Virgo. Venus governs our romantic sphere and its transitions can mark major gains or upheavals in our love lives. Depending on your natal Venus sign (where Venus was on the day of your birth), the daily Venusian progressions (where Venus is now) can sometimes point…