Today’s Birthday (09/02/20). Lead with heart this year. Protect what you love with discipline and courage. Expect surprises with travels and studies. Winter career changes lead to a phase of domestic flowering. Resolve a family challenge next summer, before a profitable professional surge. Fill your home with 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 a 7 — Slow down. Enjoy peace and quiet. Observe what’s going on and listen to intuition. Let go of old fears. Stick to your priorities. Make plans.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Find new ways to connect with friends, teams and communities. Strengthen connections for shared vitality. Discover what you need in your own closet.


Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 7 — Focus your career toward a new possibility. Don’t count chickens before they’re hatched; stay frugal as you pursue new directions. Listen to valuable suggestions.


Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — Your education and journey change direction. Adjust plans to adapt. Focus your exploration toward big questions, inquiries and investigations. Research something you love.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Collaborate with shared financial ventures. Provide leadership. Invest in home and family. You’re learning valuable tricks. Find hidden treasure. You can get what’s needed.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Share the load. Avoid surprises; keep promises and bargains. Practice makes perfect. You’re especially persuasive. Use your charm and intuition. Support and be supported.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Protect and support health and wellness. Stay well rested, fed and hydrated. Love energizes you. Physical practice leads to growing skill. Balance work with play.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — Follow your heart. Go for love, beauty and fun with those you love. Creativity abounds. Tried and true methods work best. Try new applications.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is an 8 — Find creative ways to reorganize space to serve your family’s changing needs. Make domestic repairs and upgrades. Innovate new ways to use what you have.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Review facts and data. Sift for relevant clues. Follow a bright idea. Compare your experience and observations with an opposing view. Keep an open mind.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 9 — Discover a profitable market niche or hot opportunity. Adjust to changing conditions. Stay practical with expenditures. Barter, collaborate and bargain. Connect and support each other.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 9 — Pamper yourself. Prioritize time for self-care and nurturing. Notice curiosities and insights. Introspection leads to personal growth and inspiration. Dream a little dream.