Moon Alert: Avoid shopping or important decisions from 5:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. EDT today (2:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. PDT). After that, the Moon moves from Cancer into Leo.
Happy Birthday for Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022:
You are pleasant, thoughtful, tactful and diplomatic. You are also intelligent and give careful thought to your decisions. You value your close relationships. This is a slower-paced year. Expect to focus more than usual on your closest relationships. Look for opportunities to be generous and kind to others.
(March 21-April 19)
Oh joy! Today you are full of marvelous, creative ideas! You’re keen to socialize and enjoy the company of everyone. Accept all invitations to party. Enjoy sports events and fun times with kids. You’re wearing your heart on your sleeve! Tonight: Party!
(April 20-May 20)
This is a great day to entertain at home and enjoy family gatherings. It’s also a lovely day to explore redecorating ideas or to shop for beautiful things for your home. Many of you will explore real estate ideas, either for speculation or personal use. Tonight: Entertain.
(May 21-June 20)
This is a wonderful, upbeat day! Today you have something to say, which is why you want to share your ideas. You’re full of positive energy, which makes conversations with others, especially siblings, relatives and neighbors, pleasant and invigorating! Tonight: Schmooze!
(June 21-July 22)
This is an excellent day for business and commerce. Look for ways to boost your income. If you’re negotiating a financial deal, be confident that you can ask for a little more or expect the best, because you just might get it. If shopping, you’ll be pleased with your purchases. Tonight: Make money.
(July 23-Aug. 22)
This is a wonderful, powerful day for you, because the Moon is in your sign getting energy from Mars while it also dances with lucky Jupiter. (It doesn’t get much better than this.) Trust your good fortune. Rally your forces and set them marching! Tonight: You win!
(Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Two different influences are at play for you today. One message urges you to seek solitude in beautiful surroundings and pamper yourself privately. The other message makes you want to go out and be seen and talk to everyone. Maybe you will do a bit of both. Tonight: Happy privacy.
(Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
You are a social sign, and today is a fabulous day to socialize with others. In particular, you will enjoy time spent with friends as well as any kind of participation in groups, clubs, classes or conferences. You have lots of energy to interact with others, and you have something to say. Tonight: Enjoy friendships.
(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
You make a great impression on everyone today, which is good because people notice you today. In fact, some are discussing personal details about your private life. Fortunately, you are confident about whatever happens. You look good in your job! Enjoy work-related travel. Tonight: Take a bow.
(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
Grab every chance to get away and do something different today. If you can travel, by all means, get outta Dodge. You will also be stimulated by the adventure of learning something new and meeting different people from other cultures. Do whatever you can to expand your world! Tonight: Explore!
(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
This is an excellent day for financial discussions. It’s also a good time to deal with disputes about shared property, inheritances or insurance matters, because you will likely come out smelling like a rose. Good fortune is with you. Sometimes a favorable deal is all about timing. Tonight: Bonus time.
(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
This is a great day to work with others. You will enjoy talking to partners, close friends or members of the general public. You might attract someone who is energetic. It’s a great day to enjoy sports, the theater, luncheons, entertaining diversions and fun times with kids. Tonight: Be friendly.
(Feb. 19-March 20)
Relations with co-workers are excellent today. People are upbeat, warm and generous. Others will respond in a positive way to your positive energy by wanting to please you. (Certainly, they’ll listen.) You might see ways to boost your income or get a raise! Tonight: Travel.
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