By Denise Guzzardo
Happy New Year! This week will provide a time to reflect on our long-term goals as well as what we may or may not have accomplished in 2015. That is all water under the bridge now, this is a time to focus on a fresh start. Venus moves into Sagittarius this week creating spontaneous love opportunities as well as a soft lens with a beautiful view. Venus provides a gentler approach to solutions now that it has moved out of Scorpio. January 9 the new moon in Capricorn could be a bit of a struggle, with egos running high and emotions becoming scattered. Keep this in mind in order to navigate around this little speed bump. Enjoy!
Large gatherings provide favorable business opportunities this week. Even if you feel as though you want to hide out from social activities, this is not the time to become a couch potato. This energy shift is a powerful one. Take advantage of new surroundings and connections made at this time, you won’t regret it, Aries.
The constant battle between friends or family members is getting on your last nerve now. You may have to excuse yourself from the drama and find a comfortable spot to hide midweek. As you go within, you will be able to tap into your inner voice and heal your own wounds. A romantic interest becomes more evident during the month of January. Take the necessary steps to seal the deal. Walk wide of those who continue to stay in the mud, Taurus.
A concern over a loss may have you feeling a bit melancholy or distracted early on this week. Concentrate on mundane tasks and push yourself through this anxiety. Midweek this begins to lift and unexpected news from the past reveals a bright spot for you to focus on. An Aries, Leo or Sagittarius female has a connection for mixing business with pleasure, be open for new opportunities Gemini.
The power and the resources that you need to calm your internal storm lie within you. It’s just a matter of taking a leap of faith and trusting that the universe will not let you down. You can point fingers all day long at those around you, but at the end of the day you’re responsible for your own happiness. Take charge of it, you deserve the best, Cancer.
This hectic schedule you’ve been dealing with will begin to pay off big time now. The universe is working with you to improve your finances and resources. All eyes are on you this week as you roll up your sleeves and get the job done. You receive praise and support from the strangest places now, accept this vote of confidence graciously, Leo.
If you have been holding your own personal pity party, it’s time to knock it off and get back to work. If not, set a better boundary with those that have been stealing your precious energy and taking advantage of your healing nature. It may not be evident to you just how much of a drain this has become until it’s too late. Surround yourself with those that are making a difference in this world and don’t hold back. Your contributions to a larger cause will be evident at this time, Virgo.
If you have been grieving or feeling a tremendous amount of heaviness try not to concern yourself with this element too much. This will begin to shift during the month of January and you will find yourself removing old wounds from your system once and for all. An opportunity for employment or a business idea will arrive this month. This will help with this internal shift, Libra.
A non-conventional sport or hobby is supposed to create relief for you, not more anxiety. Stop putting so much pressure on yourself to be the best and try living in the moment. It is these little moments that help us grow spiritually, emotionally and physically. Be conscious of what you bring voice to at this time, the louder you emphasize on what you don’t want the quicker it will come to you. Bring positive thought to each word you speak, Scorpio.
As Saturn continues to tour your sign, some days may be a little more challenging than others. However; it does promote spiritual as well as physical muscle mass that we can utilize for many years to come. Venus moves into our sign this week to soften the mix and encourage romantic relationships to flourish. Expansion with business will arrive in 2016. Saturn’s influence is here to help you be prepared for these opportunities, Sag.
You have gone within and located your soul in the past few weeks. Now it’s time to bring your findings to the attention of those around you that matter. What you have learned can be deeply beneficial to friends and loved ones at this time. Gently encourage those around you to stretch their imaginary limitations. Your presentation will be received with gratitude, Capricorn.
The universe has provided you with some down time to get those nagging mundane tasks in order. Try not to fret about work or money this week, you will be slammed with an overload of responsibilities during the month of May. Finances will be a major focus this month as well. You are able to catch up and set some money aside for a rainy day. Don’t let extra money burn an unnecessary hole in your pocket, Aquarius.
You will find yourself overwhelmed with pride as a loved one accomplishes a long-term goal at this time. Express this with a deep sense of love and commitment to them. Your words are so powerful now you could move mountains with them. Don’t hold back. Allow spirit to speak through you. You can change the course of another’s life with your emotional support. As a result of this your own personal power begins to expand, Pisces.