Best Days for January 2015: 10th, 18th, 20th and 24th; begin a diet on January 4th.
Aries: (March 21 to April 20)
The New Year begins with maintaining your social status, receiving recognition and examining your career or the equivalent. After the 4th, you work to balance your time between family, home life and career. Following the 21st, you examine your past achievements and long-term goals so that you can make any desired changes.
Taurus: (April 21 to May 20)
The New Year asks you to explore the mysteries of the universe, spiritual studies and expanding your horizons. Following the 4th, you look for new studies, and there is a renewed interest in workshops or formal classes. After the 21st, you will rethink your direction in life to see how it has served you and if it is what you really want.
Gemini: (May 21 to June 20)
The New Year finds you resolving problems, paying off old debts or commitments and sharing with others. After the 4th, financial security becomes more important as you seek ways to increase your personal assets and savings. Following the 21st, you will explore such topics as spirituality and philosophy for a greater view of life.
Cancer: (June 21 to July 22)
The New Year favors your one-to-one partnerships, receiving public notice, and settling legal agreements. Following the 4th, you see yourself as others see you, and you may decide on a new self-image or just a new hairstyle. After the 21st, use care when negotiating agreements and contracts regarding shared assets or properties.
Leo: (July 23 to August 22)
The New Year invites you to be of service to others and maintain good health through diet and an exercise program. After the 4th, time to yourself becomes important as you explore such subjects as spirituality and meditation. Following the 21st, you want to discuss and clarify issues concerning personal and business partnerships.
Virgo: (August 23 to September 22)
The New Year brings happiness through your loved ones and children, self-expression, and any creative talents or hobbies. Following the 4th, your friends ask for your help with their humanitarian or community projects. After the 21st, you seek mental and physical efficiency and want to learn new work skills or improve your health.
Libra: (September 23 to October 22)
The New Year finds you enjoying family gatherings and events, home-front activities, and your personal interests. After the 4th, new career opportunities may be offered or you decide to change your long-term directions. Following the 21st, you freely express your thoughts, but remember to avoid being insensitive with others.
Scorpio: (October 23 to November 21)
The New Year focuses on catching up on old paperwork, making changes around you, and new mental pursuits including studies. Following the 4th, you want to expand your knowledge of the universe and help others. After the 21st, you reflect upon your personal and domestic life and begin to move forward with a new perspective.
Sagittarius: (November 22 to December 21)
The New Year finds you involved in examining your financial security, savings plans, and material rewards. After the 4th, there can be subtle changes in shared assets and property as you settle old debts and commitments. Following the 21st. intellectual activities are inviting as you consider new studies, workshops and classes.
Capricorn: (December 22 to January 19)
The New Year allows you to freely express yourself, examine your self-image, and step out in front. Following the 4th, relationships are a source of compromise as you learn to balance your needs with those of another. After the 21st, your attention turns to whatever you value in life, whether material or spiritual.
Aquarius: (January 20 to February 18)
The New Year allows you to explore your inner child and spiritual teachings and grants you solitude, if desired. After the 4th, you look for ways to improve your health habits through a healthy diet and a simple exercise regimen. Following the 21st, you can begin to analyze yourself with objectivity, but also without any self-criticism.
Pisces: (February 19 to March 20)
The New Year favors examining achievements, setting new goals, and meeting new friends with similar ideas to yours. Following the 4th, you seek ways to have fun and express yourself to others through creative talents or hobbies. After the 21st, you feel a sense of spirituality as you learn from both your strengths and your weaknesses.
Arlene is an author, astrologer and para-consultant and has studied and worked with astrology for more than 35 years.