Astrology: Your February Forecast

The issues that dominate the cosmic energy of the month of February are LOVE and MONEY. Venus enters Capricorn on February 3rd kicking off the the month with a challenge for each sign to "love responsibly". That could mean many readers will see their romantic relationship face a seriously sentimental upgrade. This month that means you will experience life changes that last longer than just your average Valentines Day gift of roses and chocolate. It could signal that you or your romantic love is investing in a major purchase. This is a good month to consider buying tickets for a spring or summer vacation, planning well in advance will get you and your lover a good deal on airfare and a fab airbnb ahead of time, rather than your usual last minute planning!

February is going to be an intense month for all signs of the zodiac. You may be on the receiving end of a conversation with your partner that solidifies your status, going from casual dating to full commitment is a real possibility. For the already committed, its easy to imagine with love led Venus and earthy Capricorn intertwined early this month that you and your partner will treat the entire month like Valentines Day, after all as seasoned lovers you are serious about your love.

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Aries (March 21-April 19):

You’re about to see some returns on the investment you’ve been making in your career as magnetic Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of achievement, on February 3rd. Hosting Venus here means you can expect stellar reviews and opportunities based on your professional rep. For those Aries looking to switch jobs, Venus can help you find a position you’ll love. Just make sure you don’t get caught up with imposter syndrome.

Come February 4th, the New Moon in Aquarius lands in your zone of groups and organizations, pushing you to branch out and make new friends. Community is important for you now and this moon will help you to meet the right people at the right time (which can also help to further your career).

By the 10th, communicative Mercury enters dreamy Pisces, your zone of healing and rest. With Mercury here, you might find that some peace and quiet might be the best thing for you thanks to the busy schedule you’re sure to have this month. At the same time, Mercury in Pisces also encourages you to get into the practice of trusting your intuition more and feeling things out before you act or make a decision.

You can expect the art of slowing down to be a theme for you for the next few weeks as Mars, your patron saint, moves into Taurus–your zone of income and self-worth–on February 14th. With Mars here, you’ll need to be mindful of your cash flow as Mars could drive up expenses.

On the 18th, the Sun moves to Pisces, helping you to clear out the psychic junk in prep for your birthday season. Look to the Full Moon in Virgo (February 19th), your zone of health and routines, to help you with breaking an unhealthy habit.

Taurus (April 20 - May 20):

The world is your oyster this month thanks to Venus (your planetary ruler) moving into ambitious Capricorn, your zone of travel and opportunity, on February 3rd. With Venus in this zone you might find yourself inspired to engage in just about any experience that reminds you how big and beautiful the world can be. Since this zone is also associated with publishing, some Taurus could make extra income through writing too.

By the 4th, the New Moon in Aquarius (your zone of career and achievement) stops by to help you with conquering new territory when it comes to your professional and personal goals. And with go-getter Mars entering Taurus, your zone of self-image and confidence, on February 14th; you’re going to be practically unstoppable.

Meanwhile, with communicative Mercury entering compassionate Pisces (your zone of groups and organizations) on February 10th, followed by the Sun entering Pisces on the 18th, your popularity is about to rise. Look to Mercury to help you with making the right connections while the Sun in Pisces helps you to find warmth and strength through the mutual support of your friends.

Since the cosmos also reward us when we give back, Pisces season could be a good time to donate your time or resources to a good cause. At the same time, Pisces season may also ask to you evaluate where you may be giving too much of yourself to others.

On the 19th, the Full Moon in Virgo lights up your zone of romance and creativity which could signal the end or the next phase of a romance. Hint: If you can’t fix it (the relationship), let it go–it’s broken. On another note, your creative talents could bring applause.

Gemini (May 21-June 20):

Your finances remain in the spotlight as the month opens, though you shouldn’t fret as the forecast looks bright. That’s because magnetic Venus will be in Capricorn, your zone of finances and intimacy, come February 3rd. Venus being in this zone means your cash flow could improve by way of your partner or by way of a lump sum of money owed to you like a commission or an insurance payout. Venus will also be working their charms to help you heal wounds around scarcity, not only in terms of money but in terms of love and intimacy too. In matters of the heart, look to Venus to help you with experiencing a true and deep connection with another, especially since Capricorn is a sign that treasures commitment and substance in relationships. P.S. vulnerability is sexy.

On the 4th, the New Moon in Aquarius lands in your zone of travel and opportunity. This moon will help you feel more optimistic about your future, which could help you to take some necessary risks. On the 10th, Mercury (your patron saint) enters inspirational Pisces, your zone of career and achievement, which could give you the chance to inspire others with your words and ideas. With the Sun moving to Pisces on the 18th, expect to bask in the glow of a major career milestone.

Though this month won’t only be about work as active Mars moves into Taurus, your zone of rest and retreat, on February 14th. Hosting Mars in this zone means your energy will be limited, which will push you to be more strategic about who/what you give your time to.

On the 19th, the Full Moon in Virgo lands in your home zone, which could motivate you to move or put an end to an unhealthy family dynamic.

Cancer (June 21- July 22):

If relationships have been a bit rocky for you lately, your luck is about to change as love planet Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of partnership, on February 3rd. This means you could attract a formidable love interest or find the dynamics of your relationships changing for the better, especially if you’ve been putting in the work to improve the way you mate and relate with others.

Professionally, Venus in Capricorn could also help you establish a business relationship or partnership that improves your bottom line. Since go-getter Mars will be in Taurus, your zone of friendship (February 14th), look towards aligning yourself with people who push and inspire you; people who bring an added value to your life. However, with some friends you may need to draw needed boundaries.

And speaking of relationships, with the New Moon in Aquarius (February 4th) landing in your zone of intimacy and finances, you could get the opportunity to deepen an intimate connection or find the courage you need to move on from an unhealthy relationship or to break free of old relationship patterns.

Overall, this month is all about getting you to move forward and leave the past behind, especially as communicative Mercury moves into inspirational Pisces (February 10th), your zone of travel and opportunity. With Mercury in Pisces helping you to see the bigger picture and recognize how much more is out there for you, it may make you less likely to hold on to the past.

A few days later, the Sun enters Pisces (February 18th) which will help you feel more confident about taking a big leap forward. On the 19th, the Full Moon in Virgo activates your communication zone which should help you with releasing an old way of thinking.

Leo (July23 - August 22):

Your health and well-being are still your focus as February kicks off and that’s because pleasure loving Venus enters Capricorn, your zone of health and routine, on the 3rd. With Venus here, know that taking care of your health doesn’t have to be a strenuous or monotonous thing. If your workout routine has become a bit rote, look to ways you can add some fun and sensuality to your fitness regimen. Doing so will help you to feel more comfortable and loving when it comes to your body. Eating foods that make you feel good will also be a priority too.

In terms of work, Venus could help you earn more money or simply enjoy what you do more. Overall, think about how you can insert a little more love into your everyday life. And no, love doesn’t necessarily mean romantic.

However, if romance is what you’re looking for, the New Moon in Aquarius (February 4th) landing in your zone of partnership should bring you the opportunity to meet someone new. If already in a relationship, the new moon could help you and your bae to begin a new chapter in love.

Professionally, you could team up with someone whose skills/talents match yours. Still, with analytical Mercury entering soulful Pisces (your zone of intimacy and finances) on February 10th, you’re encouraged to be selective about who you choose to pool your resources with, specifically when it comes to love and money.

On the 18th, the Sun moves to Pisces, spotlighting your deepest desires. Honor your emotional and intuitive self. When Mars moves to Taurus, your zone of achievement, on February 14th, it’s time to go for the gusto where your career is concerned. Hint: move strategically. The Virgo Full Moon (February 19th) pushes you to be more accountable with your money management.