Expect a major seesaw of emotions this week. The upside? Mars is sextile to Uranus, bringing great energy, enthusiasm and exciting opportunities along with it. The downside? On December 10, your bubble of dreams may get popped by a dose of reality when the Sun rubs shoulders with Saturn. Professional Astrologer Katherine Metcalf says to have fun right now but don’t make any long-term commitments. Below, her love horoscopes for the week ahead.
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
For you single Rams looking for love, turn to your friends to introduce you to someone that may be just right. Attached Aries are happy to stay home this week and cuddle up with their honey. With Jupiter in your 7th house until September 2017, love and/or marriage is a sure thing.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
With Jupiter, the planet of opportunity, in your 6th house of work environment and Venus, the planet of love, in your 10th house of career, it’s time to let your love light shine at work. Be brave and ask that cutie out for coffee and conversation. It could turn into something amazing! Already got a guy? Use your charm to land that big promotion or negotiate a raise.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Jupiter in your 5th house brings the opportunity for a wonderful creative sexual encounter. If you’re trying to conceive you’ll definitely want to get busy this week. The planets are in alignment for baby making! Married or single, Venus in the 9th house invites you to get out of town and kick up your heels.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Venus in your 8th house is increasing your intuition. Trust what it is telling you right now! Follow your gut and attend that philosophy lecture or take that art class you’ve been thinking about. Maybe even try a wine and paint night with your partner or new date. Jupiter in your 4th house means love and joy can be found close to home.
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
Single and committed lions will want to share and express your feelings this week. The planet of love is augmenting your relationships in the 7th house, making you even more attractive right now. You are sexy, confident and in control. So tousle that Leo mane and roar, girl!
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Attached or single ladies, the universe wants you to shake your booty! Now is the time to sign up for that gym membership. The better you feel about your body, the more your confidence increases, which is only a good thing for you and your partner or potential date. Step into your power and make the first move. (Not sure where to get started? Start here, with the BRIDES 30-Day Wedding Workout Plan.)
Libra (September 23 - October 22)
The planet of beauty and love in your 5th house has your creative juices flowing. With Jupiter in your 1st house of self, it’s time to put on that party gown, girl! Try some new makeup or hair tricks. Pretty yourself up and go for whatever your heart desires at the moment.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)Single or attached, this is a great week to enjoy the comforts of home. You might be feeling nostalgic so dig out grandma’s cookie recipe and have fun in the kitchen or hang ornaments with your sweetie. It will have you feeling warm and comforted during the holiday season.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Happy birthday to the Archer! Always on the lookout for new adventures, Mars in your 4th house says you don’t have to go far to find fun right now. Invite some friends over for some word games or a book club. Intellectual conversation turns you on this week.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
Venus in the 2nd combined with Jupiter in the 10th has you asking if your values are in alignment with your work. Your mind is less concerned about love and romance and more focused on personal truths and goals now. Take time to meditate and journal. Get your feelings down on paper and reflect.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)
Venus in the 1st house has you looking and feeling beautiful this week. The planet of energy in your 2nd house also gives you the power to believe in yourself. Whether you’re single or happily married, spend a little money on yourself. Do something that makes you happy and don’t feel guilty about it; you’re totally worth it!
Pisces (February 19 - March 20)
Daydreaming or just dreaming about an illicit affair? You can thank Venus in the 12th house of secrets for that. Mars in the 1st house means you’re inclined to take action. You’ll want to wait until the 10th to see if the risk and consequences are really worth it. Chances are, they’re not.