Moon Alert: Avoid shopping or important decisions after 8 p.m. EDT today (5 p.m. PDT). The Moon is in Aquarius.
Happy Birthday for Sunday, April 24, 2022:
You are a practical person who appears to have a casual, relaxed attitude toward life. You are determined and focused. Family is very important to you. You know that with patience you can accomplish what you want. This year is about reflection and looking inward — a time of learning and teaching.
(March 21-April 19)
You might be at odds with a group or a friend about financial matters. Or this dispute could relate to your own possessions. You might not settle this today. Tonight: Be patient. This Week: Moneymaking ideas and excitement!
(April 20-May 20)
Abraham Maslow said, “If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.” This is relevant today because there’s a lot of Eeyore thinking going on. Hey, things are not as bad as they seem. Tonight: Respect authority. This Week: You’re turning the corner after a long stagnation. You’re bouncing with positive energy!
(May 21-June 20)
Bad news in the media might get to you today. Sometimes it’s wise to take a break from the news. It’s good to be informed, but it’s also good to stay in a positive frame of mind. Tonight: Avoid contentious subjects. This Week: People in authority are impressed with you, and you’re ready to act!
(June 21-July 22)
This is a poor day for a serious discussion about inheritances, how to share something or how to deal with jointly owned property, because people will be entrenched in their point of view. Tonight: Avoid negativity. This Week: Friendships are upbeat, enthusiastic and beneficial. Schmooze!
(July 23-Aug. 22)
Today people are inclined to see why something can’t be done instead of looking for ways that it can be done. One is pessimistic, while the other is hopeful and optimistic. Pessimism is rampant today. Tonight: Patience. This Week: Bosses and authority figures are ready to help you because you are ready to help yourself! It’s all systems go!
(Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Avoid controversial subjects today because these discussions will go south in a New York minute. Today people expect the worst. They refuse to see outside the box. Heavy criticism can promote depression. Tonight: Relax. This Week: You have the courage to explore new paths!
(Sept. 23-Oct. 22)
Don’t be upset about finances, inheritances, taxes or debt, because things look worse than they are today. If you believe in fairies, clap your hands! Tonight: Seek solutions. This Week: This is a productive week because you’re energetic and hopeful about the future!
(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)
Take the high road in discussions with partners and close friends today, because it will be easy to fall into negativity and criticism. Remember your long-term objective. Cherish this relationship. Don’t jeopardize it. Tonight: Patience. This Week: Your closest relationships can improve now. New romance might surface!
(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)
Cooperate with work colleagues today, because it’s easy to be critical. Dale Carnegie said, “Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain, but it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.” Avoid the naysayers. Tonight: Avoid accidents. This Week: Expect improvements in your health, your job and your home.
(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)
Parents must resist the urge to criticize their kids today. Likewise, romantic partners also must resist being critical. Goethe said, “Correction does much, but encouragement does more.” Chill out. Tonight: Guard your possessions. This Week: A playful time with social opportunities, plus a budding romance.
(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)
In order to keep peace and harmony at home, resist your urge to speak negatively or to criticize someone. Don’t find reasons why things can’t be done. Instead, explore reasons why things might be done. Tonight: Stay alert. This Week: New directions at home and within the family are encouraging.
(Feb. 19-March 20)
Today it’s easy to be down on yourself. When you feel negative, you feel victimized. “I’m never the one chosen,” or “I’m always the last to know.” Tonight: Chill out. This Week: This is a change-making week! It’s time to embark on a new path!
Actor Aidan Gillen (1968), actress Shirley MacLaine (1934), actress, singer Barbra Streisand (1942)