Today’s Birthday (08/22/20). Romance highlights this year. Practice your arts, play and learn. Expect the unexpected on the road. Envision new possibilities. Summer social connections lead to a romantic shift. Professional changes redirect next winter, motivating a productive home beautification phase. Enjoy the ones you love.


To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.


Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Exercise builds energy. Balance work and health this month, with the Sun in Virgo. Revise and tweak fitness goals, practices and supports. Nurture your body.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — You’re especially lucky with love and romance this month under the Virgo Sun. Have fun with family. Learn especially from children. Play games together.


Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Energize domestic renovation, beautification and diversions this month, with the Sun in Virgo. Prioritize family matters. Nurture the ones you love. Feed your garden.


Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — This month under the Virgo Sun favors communication and creative projects. Enjoy in-depth research. Share what you’re learning with your growing networks. Edit carefully.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 9 — You’re on fire this month! Generate increasing cash flow under the Virgo Sun. Weave love into your work. Barter and trade valuable resources and services.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 9 — You’re the star with the Sun in your sign this month. Take charge for what you really want. Use your power and confidence for good.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 6 — Peace and quiet recharge you under the Virgo Sun this month. Review treasures from the past. Clear clutter. Create space for what’s coming.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — Support and rely on your team with the Sun in Virgo for the next month. Community collaboration flowers. Increase your social participation. Network and collaborate.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 9 — Take charge at work under the Virgo Sun. Professional challenges take focus over the next month. Step into greater leadership. Dress to impress.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 7 — Exploration beckons, with the Sun in Virgo. Explore new flavors and cultures this month. Study and investigate. Discover unexpected wonders off the beaten track.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — You’re especially good with managing accounts this month under the Virgo Sun. Track, monitor and review for growth. Organize and budget. Wheel and deal.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is an 8 — Your partnerships grow stronger with the Sun in Virgo. Creative collaboration thrives this month. Tackle a challenge together. Share resources, responsibilities and rewards.