Horoscope for December 3, 2013

Today’s Birthday (12/03/13). Love is this year’s holy grail. Embark on an adventure for spiritual, philosophical and financial growth. Capture springtime creativity on paper and screen. With respect and focus, partnerships grow and your career thrives (especially late summer, when communications pop). July 25 and 26 find special favor and bring extraordinary luck. Mix passion with contribution and fly on golden wings.

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 — Today could mark the beginning of something wonderful. Push beyond old limits. Your brave acts may also push someone else’s buttons. Understand their point of view and stay respectful.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 7 — From the ashes, the phoenix rises. New opportunities open up in your education. Do the homework to succeed. You have the resources to try something you’ve always wanted to do. Accept support and acknowledge your team. Give thanks.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is an 8 — Tackle a renovation or makeover project. Do what you promised, even if it seems impossible. A friend or partner would love to tell you how. Gather up info and customize to suit. Contemplate advice from an elder.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 9 — Show your appreciation to someone. Start a new phase this week by completing an old one. Get rid of the dead wood and discover forgotten treasures. Clean, sort and organize. Connect with neighbors. Allow yourself a reward.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 7 — Get into the competition. You’re learning quickly. Write down what a wealthy, older person told you. Respect the advice you receive. Turn down an expensive proposition, though. Be humble, as well, and you’ll score. You’re radiant.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Keep long-term goals in mind. Each ending allows a new beginning. Your team is making advances quickly, and your applause is greatly appreciated. Sing out praises! You’re respected for your common sense. Soak in the love.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — Your mate helps you get your message out. Give a final mighty push. Discover another fringe benefit. You’re determined to succeed; keep the momentum going and victory is natural. Celebrate, then get right back to it.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 9 — You want to be finished. Do the research so you’ll know the best path. You’re making money for others. Your mind is clear, and a shift in priorities arises. Lead your team to victory. Archive what worked.

Sagittarius (Nov. 2 2-Dec. 21)

Today is a 9 — A dream reveals a completion and a new beginning. Work a little magic; believe you will succeed, even without proof. The pressure’s on to finish up, and there’s a call to action. Revise your routine. Keep sharing ideas.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 6 — True love’s worth the cost. Compromise and take action. Begin a new course of study, or pursue a passion. New skills look good on you. You’re motivated to learn more. A new personal phase begins.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — You’ve been contemplating the future. List desired domestic improvements; the odds are good to accomplish them. Don’t let a grumpy mood spoil the moment. Push to finish a job. Get the family to help and the work will go faster.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — Bring out your secret power. Talk about how it can be applied to a work project for long-lasting results. You’re learning as you go along, and a brilliant discovery changes the game. Celebrate what you’ve accomplished.