Moon Alert: There are no restrictions to shopping or important decisions today until 11:45 p.m. PDT. The Moon is in Pisces.
Happy Birthday for Sunday, July 17, 2022:
You are a realist who has a sympathetic view. You care about results. You are cheerful and have lots of common sense, perseverance and stamina. This is a fun-loving, happier year for you with opportunities to socialize. Your increased zest for life needs to interact with others!
(March 21-April 19)
Invite the gang over for food and drink today, because this is a lovely day to entertain at home. It’s also a good day to tackle redecorating projects and home repairs or to enjoy family discussions. Your creative vibes are hot today! Tonight: Enjoy solitude. This Week: Romance and playful social times will flourish!
(April 20-May 20)
This is a marvelous day to schmooze with neighbors, siblings and relatives. You also will enjoy meeting new faces and seeing new places. In particular, you will appreciate who you are and what you have. Tonight: Talk to a friend. This Week: Home and family are your focus.
(May 21-June 20)
If shopping, you’ll be tempted to buy luxurious items. You might have creative, moneymaking ideas about the arts or how to market or sell beautiful things. Good news! You attract money in the next few weeks. Tonight: You are noticed. This Week: Your daily pace will accelerate! (You’re busy!)
(June 21-July 22)
This is a lovely day! The Sun, Mercury and now Venus are all in your sign. Make note that the next few weeks are the perfect time to buy wardrobe goodies for yourself. Meanwhile, today you feel sympathetic to people who are suffering far away. Tonight: Explore! This Week: Focus on earnings and possessions.
(July 23-Aug. 22)
You’ll be happy to work alone or behind the scenes today because you need a breather. With Mars at the top of your chart, your ambition has been aroused. Tonight: Check your finances. This Week: It’s your turn to recharge your batteries for the rest of the year.
(Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Someone might ask you to work with them today or to join a group activity. Your romantic notion of beauty is also heightened, which means artistic pleasures will delight you. Tonight: Be cooperative. This Week: Identify goals for your year ahead.
(Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
If you can use your own influence to benefit a third party, you will do this today. This is because you feel sympathy for those less fortunate. What is more rewarding than practicing kindness? (Maybe a martini.) Tonight: Get organized. This Week: Your popularity will increase! Enjoy schmoozing.
(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
This is the perfect day to travel for pleasure. You want a change of scenery! You want to go somewhere beautiful with white sands and little drinks with pink umbrellas and a lavender-infused memory foam mattress. Tonight: Play! This Week: In the next four weeks, others admire you.
(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
This is an excellent day for discussions about shared property, taxes, debt and inheritances, because people will be reasonable and generous to each other. In fact, quite possibly, someone will give you a gift or do a favor for you today. Tonight: Cocoon. This Week: Plan to travel, explore and study new ideas.
(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
Today you are in touch with your creative side, which is why you will enjoy discussions about how to make something look more attractive. You’re interested in improving your home this year. Tonight: Talk to someone. This Week: Study your plans for a secure future.
(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
You will be happy to help someone today, because it will be rewarding and gratifying to make a difference in someone else’s life. You might want to introduce improvements at home. Tonight: Take inventory. This Week: Get more sleep. Focus on partnerships.
(Feb. 19-March 20)
Today you are in touch with your muse, which is why any kind of creative activity will appeal to you. This could range from gardening to the arts to dance and music — anything. Whatever you explore will be a rewarding experience. Tonight: You run the meeting. This Week: Get organized and work efficiently.
Past chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel (1954), comedian, actress Phyllis Diller (1917), actor Donald Sutherland (1935)