Today's Birthday (02/21/13). Happy times at home highlight the first half of the year. Cinch a romantic deal and get creative. Focus your intention and time-management skills. Career priorities shift. Writing and research are key. For best results, take a slow, steady pace with tested routines and team. Play.
To get the advantage, check the day's rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is a 7 -- You're testing the limits. Your friends and family help grow your ideas and create new business. Nurture the necessary partnerships for sustainable growth.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is an 8 -- There's still a lot of work to do (especially around finances), but with dedication and compassion you make great progress. You can appreciate where you've gotten so far.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Reaffirm your vision for the future, and get some well-deserved attention. Keep it grounded in reality, though, as fantasies can play tricks now. Save something away for emergencies.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is a 9 -- You can really complete a project that you'd been putting off. Better fix something before it breaks. Avoid impetuous spending. Another's opinions are important, even if confusing.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is a 6 -- Together, you can achieve amazing things, but you may have to be patient. Saving money is important, but your health comes first. Try a different mode of transportation.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Make up a plan before you start. Include exercise in your routine; a little makes a difference over time. Keep producing excellence at work. Pad the schedule for the unexpected.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Integrity counts double now, especially at work. Customer satisfaction pays dividends well into the future. Put in the extra effort. You're becoming more attracted and attractive.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- Go over your options again before choosing, but choose, even if it seems difficult. There are excellent conditions for finding a great deal on the system you want. Don't waste a penny.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- The tension is getting higher, for better or worse. You can actually benefit greatly from the situation. You immediately see how to bend the rules to your benefit. But don't break them.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is a 7 -- Review the assignment to avoid errors. Don't be afraid to ask a special person to help. It's a good excuse to hang out, anyway. Keep it inexpensive with popcorn and tea.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 7 -- Listen to others attentively, as if their words could be measured in gold. Your sixth sense is working well. Work out any kinks in communication or schedule without overextending.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Don't waste hours on communications that go nowhere. Minutes spent making extra copies of your data can save you time and money later. Take a break from a circular conversation. Talk it out later.