Updated: August 11, 2013 8:58PM
ALL SIGNS MOON ALERT: Caution: Avoid shopping or making important decisions until 4:30 p.m. After that, the Moon moves from Pisces into Aries.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Although this is a poor day for important decisions, you might come up with excellent ideas about how to make your workplace look more attractive. You might also develop a crush on an older co-worker or someone in a position of authority.
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): This is a great day to tackle creative projects that require attention to detail. All artists can be productive. It’s a good day to get training from someone who is older and more experienced, especially in the arts, sports or anything to do with the entertainment world.
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Even though it’s a poor day for major decisions and purchases, this is an excellent day to do repairs at home, entertain at home, and make where you live look more attractive, especially for a long time in the future. Value your ideas.
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): All your discussions with others will go well because diplomacy, charm and common sense come easily. In particular, you might welcome an opportunity to show respect and deference to your elders. It will be easy to write projects that require attention to detail.
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Even though this is a poor day for important decisions, explore ideas and write them down because your mind is creative in practical ways. Because of this, you might see sensible and appealing ways to either make money or spend it. Good stuff.
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today you’re aware of the duties and obligations in your relationships with others and what you have to do to live up to them. Actually, you’ll feel gratified if you have an opportunity to be of service to others. Nevertheless, be aware of the Moon Alert.
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Quiet, behind-the-scenes research will pay off today because you have the energy, focus and concentration necessary to come up with answers and deal with details. You’re also in a creative frame of mind where you can think out-of-the-box.
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Discussions with someone older, wiser or more experienced will benefit you. (However, you might be a wise sage, who knows?) You’re concerned with achieving your goals in a practical way with the cooperation of others. Kick around some ideas.
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Some of you might develop a crush on someone older or in a position of authority. Or perhaps you will welcome an opportunity to give service to someone, especially older, so that you can repay a kindness or show your respect for them.
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Listen to the advice of others who are older, more experienced or wiser because you can benefit. You might also make travel plans or long-range plans about publishing and higher education. Nevertheless, wait until the Moon Alert is over to take action.
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You’ll have a creative approach to matters regarding inheritances, taxes, debt, insurance and shared property. (You have the patience to plow through forms and documents.) However, wait until the Moon Alert is over before you sign anything.
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You might be attracted to someone older or more experienced because they can teach you something. In fact, a romantic relationship with someone of an age difference might begin. However, do be aware of the Moon Alert before you make important decisions.
If JULY 26 is Your Birthday: Actress Kate Beckinsale (1973) shares your birthday today. You a strong personality and make a strong impression on others. You’re dynamic, dramatic, and original. You freely speak your mind and often have outrageous viewpoints. Nevertheless, you are influential because others admire your ideas and talents. You’re also not afraid to take a chance because by nature you’re a gambler. This year an important choice will arise. Choose wisely.