Published November 09. 2012 4:00AM
Happy Birthday: Size up whatever situation you face. You may feel compelled to make an impulsive move based on emotions, but this will lead to lingering side effects that stand in the way of your success. Your numbers are 5, 14, 18, 24, 30, 38, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Emphasize what it is you want to accomplish. Talk about your plans, and figure out a way to stretch your cash to fit the budget you will need to push forward. Don't let negativity or unhappy peers hold you back. Focus on positive relationships. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Speak from the heart and share what you feel will work with regard to both personal and professional projects. Interacting with your peers will be key to finding solutions for any problem you face. Look for a unique way to help others. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't feel pressured or rushed to make a decision or take action. You need time to reflect on what has already transpired before you can move forward and make the right choice. Socializing with friends will ease your stress. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Plan an event with the people you enjoy spending time with the most. Getting together and sharing good times will help you build a stronger bond and give you a better understanding of the people you love. Short trips will be enlightening. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Impulsive action will be costly. Focus on the things you can do to make personal improvements. Prospects will develop by reuniting with someone you've worked with in the past. Let your charm guide you to bigger and better options. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Stay calm when dealing with a partner, children or anyone you live with. Emotions will escalate causing situations to get blown out of proportion. Do something creative that will help you improve your life. Avoid arguments and no-win situations. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Keep your plans simple but adventuresome. You'll gain plenty of experience if you get involved in activities that are new and exciting. Listen and observe how others respond to what you do and say. Leadership is within reach. Love is in the stars. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Follow through with promises, or you will face an emotional situation that is likely to put you in an awkward position at a social setting. An unusual source will lead to an interesting concept or endeavor you should pursue. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don't stray too far off the beaten path. You will come up against opposition and argumentative people if you travel too far from home. Concentrate on family, your residence and making your life comfortable, not chaotic. Love is highlighted. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Good fortune can be yours. Check out your options and look for opportunities in your field. A change may not be what you choose, but the information you gain through research will help you present what you would like to see unfold. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don't rely on others or on your intuition. Clarity will not be your strong point and conversations will lead you astray. Spend time at home, go over your personal papers or fix up your place to suit your current needs. Work on self-improvement. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take your time and refrain from jumping to conclusions or voicing your opinion before you have all the facts. Discipline must be implemented and the focus should be on making the most of your assets and taking care of your health. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are hasty, eager to accommodate and a progressive thinker.