HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Dec. 31, 2012: This year you enjoy relating on a one-on-one level. Though you love to socialize, you also appreciate the exchange that goes on just between two people. If single, you attract people from out of the blue and in odd situations. If attached, the two of you love going on getaways together. Make sure you plan plenty of them. Leo understands you perhaps better than you understand yourself! A baby born today has a sun in Capricorn and a moon in Leo.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • Your imagination dominates most situations. Do not sit on your anger; otherwise, sarcasm and harsh words might fly out of your mouth.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • • Decide to make New Year’s plans that involve having a party at your house. It’s OK if this is a last-minute decision.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • • Make calls early in the day. You could wonder where a situation ends and/or begins. Does it make that much of a difference? Stay present.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • Help a friend let go of a difficult year. Your caring is appreciated by this person, but be careful, as a loved one could become jealous as a result.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • • You know what to do. You feel it in your bones as you go off to wish people a Happy New Year. A spontaneous decision to visit a friend could set off the celebrations.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • Make it OK to decline an invitation to a celebration. You’ll perk up after having the right conversation with a friend.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • • Your smile tells everyone how you feel. You sense that the new year will be a good one, and you’re probably right.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • • You make a great leader, which is fortunate, as that is your role. Friends and acquaintances seem to be scattered until you set the mood.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • Keep reaching out to someone at a distance. This person offers you a different perspective. Detach, and you’ll see life through new eyes.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • • • You will be happiest relating to others individually. You might not be up for superficiality at this point. The intensity between you and a friend occupies your thoughts.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • • You can sit back and relax. You might want to take a nap or clean out a drawer in order to start fresh for the new year.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • You might be stuck playing the role of host or hostess for the night, even if it’s not at your own celebration. Pick up an item you have wanted today.