Published November 15. 2012 4:00AM
Happy Birthday: Emotional ups and downs can clutter your life. You have to prioritize carefully to ensure that you get what needs to be done out of the way, regardless of what's going on around you. Charm coupled with a good attitude and smart partnerships will bring you closer to your goals and greater happiness. Love and romance are highlighted. Your numbers are 6, 17, 23, 25, 34, 36, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep things flowing and you will avoid criticism. Offer positive thoughts and compassion to those you deal with and you will get what you want in return. Love is highlighted, and a past partner is likely to reappear. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put some power behind whatever you say you are going to do. Follow through with determination and intensity. Concentrate on relationships that benefit you. Sidestep anyone who tries to get in your way. Strength and courage will result in leadership. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put more emphasis on what you have to offer and you will improve your position. Emotions will surface, but if you take a compassionate approach when dealing with others, you will gain approval instead of opposition. Love is in the stars. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You'll find some bargains if you go shopping. Picking up little things for friends or colleagues will be a nice way to show your appreciation. Networking and exploring pastimes that interest you will lead to new beginnings and exhilarating challenges. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Push through whatever you can complete. It's important to show how capable you are if you want to avoid complaints. Physical challenges will help ease stress. Charm, diplomacy and refusing to let anyone upset you will be the trick to maintaining good relationships. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your knowledge and expertise will separate you from any competition you face. Discuss your plans and seek support from your community and those in a position to help you accomplish your goals. A proposal based on the facts you offer will pay off. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Open up emotionally and you will grab the attention of someone who can relate to your concerns. Make self-improvements. Short trips, shopping or getting together with a friend will brighten your day. 4 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Express your thoughts and plans for the future. Personal changes can lead to improved finances as well as a new beginning. Re-evaluate your relationships with others and consider who is beneficial. Don't settle for less when you can have more. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Keep moving in the direction that suits you best. Someone may withhold information, but as long as you are aware and do your own fact-finding, you are not likely to miss a beat when striving to reach your goals. Love is accentuated. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Tie up loose ends. Set up your strategy and take stock of what you have and what you need to get where you want to go. Serious progress can be made if you are diligent when you negotiate. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your thoughts private until you see what everyone around you says and does. You can improve or harm your reputation depending on your actions. Spending time with someone special or fixing up your home will ease your stress. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Play to win. Do not let your emotions lead to your downfall. Meddling will not bring good results, but wheeling and dealing positively will make others want to participate in what you are offering. Self-improvement will come at a price. 2 stars
Birthday Baby: You are engaging and fearless. You are responsive and a powerful crusader.