DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 1/18/2016
Winter has officially kicked in and the January blues aren’t trailing too far behind. The silver lining: Snow days are bound to be on the horizon, people! Make the best of the frigid weather by planning a ski trip with your besties or joining a book club to fight off the mid-week slump. Pile on the layers, grab a steaming cup of hot chocolate + scroll on for the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope.
Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
Productivity awaits you, Cap! There’s no time like the present to get back into the groove of things at work and on the home front. Streamline your inbox, follow up on any forgotten collaborations and finally straighten up that unsightly desk (and disorganized closet!) of yours.
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Aquarius: January 20 – February 18
YAS. Starting this Wednesday, an entire month’s worth of birthday celebrations await you. Go ahead and kick back and dial into partay-ready mode now, ‘cause it’s your time to shine. Let go of any bad vibes by pursuing all of your passion projects or test-driving a daring new ‘do.
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Pisces: February 19 – March 20
A change in scenery is exactly what the doctor ordered to fight off a case of the January blahs. From working at a local coffee shop for the day to booking a spontaneous weekend getaway to the mountains for some much needed R&R, inspiration is on the way.
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Aries: March 21 – April 19
Be extra cautious all this week — one wrong tweet or cryptic e-mail could get you into more hot water than you bargained for. Instead, channel all of your creative energy into polishing up your resume or personal portfolio for when an opportunity strikes. Keep any top-secret projects on the DL until retrograde has finished its cycle on the 25th and you’ll be more than fine.
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Taurus: April 20 – May 20
Cue the Pinterest boards and apartment porn, it’s about time that Chateau Taurus received a makeover. Not just restricted to a little feng shui, make it a point to finally get around to hanging up your gallery wall, investing in a bold pink couch or transforming your den into an office space.
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Gemini: May 21 – June 20
There’s no better time than right now to push “refresh” on your work life, especially when opportunity awaits you in distant lands. Start plotting your next move (temporary or permanent) and a major business offer may not be too far behind. The world is at your fingertips, Gem!
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Cancer: June 21 – July 22
Single and ready to mingle: Allow this to be your mantra for the week. It’s not even Valentine’s Day yet, but Cupid is already on your side. Don’t be afraid to swipe right on Tinder if a hottie catches your eye or strike up a convo with the cute barista at your neighborhood coffee shop. Already coupled up? It’s time to start planning a romantic weekend getaway STAT.
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Leo: July 23 – August 22
This is NOT the week to be camera shy, Leo! Whether you find yourself delivering a presentation to the CEO of your dream company, being interviewed for the local news or performing on stage, you’ve got nothing to lose. Channel confidence and positive energy, and this will easily be your best week yet.
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Virgo: August 23 – September 22
We’re talking about personal wellness, baby! Get ready to hop back onboard the fitness bandwagon with a slew of new, healthy recipes and a workout routine that seriously kicks butt. Between racking up the steps on your Fitbit and attending morning spin classes with your workout partner in crime, there’s nothing stopping you from getting into tip top shape by spring break.
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Libra: September 23 – October 22
It’s not too late to put those resolutions to good use. Buckle down and make productivity + time management your jam in 2016 with a few easy hacks. Besides the usual prospects — pencil it in, take power naps and streamline your schedule — it may be time to consider hiring a personal assistant to keep everything in check.
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Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
Don’t let FOMO stand between you and a l-a-z-y weekend spent laying low. Between Netflix binge-watching and hosting relatives, your nesting tendencies are finally starting to kick in. Treat yo’self to a pampering sesh and you’ll feel as good as new come Monday.
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Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
Enter the week of dynamic duos, whether they be business endeavors or collaborations with like-minded creative types. Allow your entrepreneurial spirit to kick in as you launch an app or spearhead an event in your community that could earn you recognition down the road.
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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!