Today's Birthday (02/25/13). You're a student as well as a teacher this year. Keep your schedule and budget, and finances work out. Home is where your heart is for the first six months, and a move, remodel or family addition is possible. Art, travel and romance fire your creative passions.
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 -- Love can help you grow. Postpone a meeting with friends and get to work. Diversity plays an important role in your long-range plan. You don't have to explain a thing.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Consider the consequences, as the possibility for mistakes is high ... but don't let that stop you. Through playfulness and creative thinking you can work it out. Add romance.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Draw energy from those who love you, and reflect some back so that the relationship's sustainable. Add an exotic ingredient to the recipe and a generous dash of optimism.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is a 9 -- The money is following you, so you must be doing what you love. Avoid wasting a lot of energy ... it's easier than you think. Instead of watts, burn calories, smartly. It takes compromise.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- You may have to choose between love and money now. Consider carefully and choose, remembering that money can't buy you love. You can always make money tomorrow.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Your efforts are being recognized, and you're only getting hotter. Navigate through today's maze with ease. Make changes as needed. Feel the love you generate. Let it sink in.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Take time for private meditation, as often as possible. Love insinuates itself into your life, but don't ignore other obligations. Your social life takes a turn. Move quickly to avoid shortages.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Surround yourself with friends who are motivated, and be inspired and inspiring. Consider all possibilities, identify the core belief and the final objection. Extra paperwork leads to extra profits.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Keep up to date on the latest information, but don't get sidetracked from goals. Possible conflicts may appear for the next two days. Call ahead to avoid running all over town.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is a 9 -- There's a detour ahead. Enjoy the adventure and mystery of the uncertainty (this is possible). Don't believe everything you've read. Let go of the fluff. Keep on budget.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 7 -- Review financial arrangements to increase income, now and over the next month. Keep focused to find opportunities, and get plenty of rest. Be gracious toward a jerk or, even easier, just ignore him.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 9 -- It's getting interesting. Put your money where your mouth is when it comes to work. Get out of the way of your own success. Don't overanalyze it. Build a solid foundation.