DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 6/08/2015
Hello, Mondaaayy. In your honor, we’re all treating ourselves to an extra-large coffee, especially because this week is going to be off to an auspicious start. The good news? Come Thursday, we all can breathe easy as Mercury retrograde will finally be over. No more walking on eggshells. With things slowly returning to normalcy, this weekend will be all about putting all of your summer plans and career plans into play. Scroll on for the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope and a happy dance may not be too far behind.
It’s time to break out of the funk that you’ve been in lately and start making things happen. No more excuses, Gemini! Although it can be scary taking the first leap, nothing good can transpire if you don’t take a wild, crazy chance.
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Cancer: June 21 – July 22
Give your “can’t stop, won’t stop” mentality a break this week by slowing things down. Treat yourself to a soothing massage or a mani/pedi, and you’ll be feeling as good as new. If not better.
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Leo: July 23 – August 22
The waiting game is almost over. Once Mercury turns direct on this Thursday, it’ll be safe to soft-launch any upcoming projects that you’ve put on hold. Cue the collaborations and celebratory cocktails. This week could prove to be an exhilarating one!
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Virgo: August 23 – September 22
We’re sensing a major breakthrough in your cards this week. Maybe it’ll appear in the form of a job promotion or perhaps you’ll finally receive the assignment of your dreams at work. Either way, keep up the momentum and you’ll have a reason to go out this weekend.
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Libra: September 23 – October 22
After a so-so past few weeks, a new workout routine is just what you need to get back into the zone. It’s amazing what a session at SoulCycle or yoga retreat can do for the body and soul. From here on out, channel positive energy only.
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Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
Tread cautiously, Scorpio, especially when it comes to your romantic life. Your attraction to edgy rebel types could you get you into more trouble than you bargain for. Opt for a casual date night — maybe even make it a double date! — and you’ll have nothing to worry about.
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Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
As someone who doesn’t like to step on anyone’s toes (even when you know you’re right), don’t be afraid to stand up for yourself. Instead of taking on everyone else’s baggage, opt for meaningful conversations to clear the air. Phew.
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Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
If at first you don’t succeed, try again… and again! While we know it can be difficult sticking to an exercise routine, good habits don’t form overnight. Invest in cute workout clothes, slip on a Fitbit and create a fist-pumping playlist on Spotify. Do whatever it takes to become re-motivated. You’ve got this.
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Aquarius: January 20 – February 18
We foresee a major sartorial moment in your near future. Starting this week, your bold, eclectic style will be recognized, and you’ll finally get the props that you deserve. To mark this week, a drastic new haircut or tattoo will be in order.
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Pisces: February 19 – March 20
Yes, you CAN have fun with the fam. As it turns out, your seemingly dysfunctional family isn’t all that strange after all. If you’ve been experiencing family feuds, make amends and hug it out. Bitter sibling rivalries and disagreements with the parentals just aren’t worth it. If all goes well, maybe that family vacay isn’t out of the question after all?
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Aries: March 21 – April 19
Miss High Drama you are not. When you’re in the midst of mixed messages and flying egos, clear the air immediately (like now) to avoid a massive blowout later. Creativity is your therapy. Let go of any negative energy by becoming immersed in a passion project or even hosting a DIY party with your closest gal pals.
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Taurus: April 20 – May 20
Oh yeah, your future is looking bright. Spend time this week updating your resume and perfecting your business pitch, so that you can jump right in when the opportunity presents itself. A new corporate wardrobe may or may not be in order.
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What are you planning to do this week? Let us know in the comments below, and don’t forget to check out your full AstroStyle horoscope!