Horoscope for December 1, 2013

Today’s Birthday (12/01/13). Adventure calls this year. Expand your territory for a new level of expertise. New Year’s champagne turns to gold… so hide some. Creative and romantic inspiration bring plenty of gifts (especially until 12/10, and again in May). Follow your higher ideals with ego in check, and collaborations thrive. The travel bug bites after July. Follow passion. Explore the unknown.

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 an 8 — You can be a perfectionist without being afraid to make mistakes; it’s all compatible. Charm is an excellent tool. Acknowledge a partner. Create something new that’s close to your heart and that will stand the test of time.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 9 — Dance with your partner, and soak in the love. Give flowers, or simply kind words. Practice before trying new tricks, or just stick to the standard routine. Doing homework becomes fun. Contact a distant loved one and renew bonds.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 9 — Create a message that will last. Work closely with a female. You’re gaining valuable experience… find a way to make the work fun. Don’t waste resources, even if you think there’s plenty. Accept an invitation to travel with someone interesting.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is an 8 — Get your junk checked out and discover hidden value. Smooth over an argument by maintaining dignity. Follow the same routine that worked before. Issue a press release. Experience pays, and it’s appreciated.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 7 — Ask questions about a home project. Use what you already know how to do with what you have available. Get a firm grasp on costs. Go back to the basics. Work out the kinks in private. Your work pays off.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is an 8 — Circumstances shift. Balance the demands of the situation. Talk things over. Listen to all considerations, and play by the book. Do your homework to get the best deal. Research options. You’re learning quickly, and results please.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 9 — Focus on career. Friends teach you the rules. Your past work speaks well for you. Learn from others, and discover a new route to the goal. Keep finances private. It’s amazing how much can be accomplished relaxing with an experienced group.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 9 — Opportunity knocks. Answer the door. Get someone to accept your strategy. An old, familiar connection works best. No one needs to know how little you spend. Balance the spices and flavors. Check in with distant relatives. Rest.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 7 — New ideas come at odd moments. Refine long-term plans, and organize to realize them. Venture farther out. Take the time and do things right. Minimize anxiety with exercise or meditation. Memorize the rules. Repay a favor.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is an 8 — Revise your strategy. Listen, as well as giving orders.  Build security. You’re very popular, and there’s fun to be had. Enjoy the beauty around you. Remind others of past victories. Relax with a luxurious bath.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is an 8 — Let your friends do the talking, and listen for the gold. It’s a good time to sign agreements or find a great deal. Go by the book. Remember to get the highest quality. Keep it real. Step up a level.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 9 — Learn from experience. Speak with family. Boost each other’s spirits. Your attraction is contagious. Let it be known how much you’d like to tackle a particular study or journey. Travel conditions are favorable. A nice arrangement can be achieved.