Today's Birthday (09/01/11). Allow your creativity to flavor even mundane tasks ... you might as well have fun. Work may include writing and travel. It could interfere with a date, though, so tear yourself away when the time comes, even if it's good money. Get your body moving tonight and celebrate!
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 is great for preparations in private, especially regarding financial plans. Consider an investment in your education, and work out the details. This pays off.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 9 -- Investigate multiple sources of income, as you keep all balls in motion. You're a master juggler, and your audience is growing. Work with partners for greater benefit.
Gemini (May 21-June 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Distant connections expand your boundaries, providing a fresh point of view. It's time to prepare to harvest those seeds you planted earlier this year.
Cancer (June 22-July 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Do inventory and pay bills today ... it's good to take stock. Invent an inspiring goal, and speculate on ways to achieve it. Reward yourself by relaxing into a romantic afternoon.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Have fun without spending money. There's plenty you can do close to home for the next three days, surrounded by family. Send postcards to friends. Remember those?
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- The channels are open and ready to flow the way you like them to, you just need to make the call. Define your terms and stand by what you believe in. You'll feel much better when it's done.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- You have plenty of great ideas to make money. Share your dreams. Make sure you find the right partners, and you can easily accomplish mutual goals.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- Your vitality is contagious and attractive, and others are paying attention. You've got the connections and a strong focus on what you want. Bring home what you need.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 6 -- Others appreciate who you are (even if you don't). Pay attention to a well-deserved acknowledgment. Record it if you can, and play it back in moments of doubt.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Avoid distractions that keep you from reaching the finish line. Ignore pessimists. Surround yourself with the people who love and support you. Be considerate and persistent.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is an 8 -- Your career is on the rise. Get after your growth, but only after considering the risks. A future of satisfying work is worth more than a temporary cash flow constraint.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 6 -- Expand your territory in the direction of least resistance. Do the work, with loving support. Follow a dream to success. Take notes for future reference.
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