A Leo New Moon is fast approaching this week and Mercury is still in retrograde. To best prepare for what the stars have in store for your week ahead, here’s your weekly love horoscope, courtesy of the Love Astrologer Kathryn Andren.
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
You are on fire this week, Aries. You’re full speed ahead, and hopefully Mercury Retrograde doesn’t slow you down. Your area of love and romance is extra energized this weekend by the New Moon meeting with Mercury on Saturday. Just remember to radiate your playful optimism. Take action on your desires, since Mercury the messenger energizes communication from the heart.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Your focus is on family, so enjoy some playful time at home. The New Moon next weekend lights up your area of private life, so be sure to create some nurturing time just for you. The communication planet, Mercury, remains retrograde the rest of this week. Are your wedding plans going smooth or do you need to double check details with family members? Take time to check in and share the love.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Live it up, Gemini! You are the talk of the town. This weekend, the New Moon energizes your area of communications and connections. If you are still in the mode of party planning, speak up and assert the needs of your heart. Mercury retrograde supports slowing down to take time to network with the perfect people at the perfect time.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Relax yourself with life’s little pleasures. Delight in a nurturing massage at the spa, or indulge in a delicious dinner with your sweetheart. The New Moon meets Mercury this weekend activating your area of money and pleasure. So, if you are still organizing your party plans, be careful about blowing your budget! Have fun, but make adjustments accordingly.
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
Happy Birthday, Leo! It’s all about you right now. The Leo New Moon this weekend energizes your area of perception and personality. The good news is, meticulous Mercury in retrograde invites you to review and reflect to double your pleasure! You’ll have second chances to ask yourself, truly, if your heart is singing. Focus on your priorities to maintain your center amongst the fray of parties and planning.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Slow down before revving up. The New Moon with Mercury the messenger actives your area of dreaming and rest. You may have more fun in bed this weekend, or you may also be asking yourself life’s bigger questions such as, “Am I living the life of my dreams?” This summer, there is supportive energy to take action on your vision and make dreams a reality.
Libra (September 23 - October 22)
Plan a girls night out this weekend, just for fun. The New Moon energizes your area of friendships this week, so reach out to your special someone or a group of friends for a heartfelt connection. Let it all go and lighten your load. Your generous spirit is enhanced with Mercury the messenger also in this area. Extend your best, and contribute to others.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)
All work and no play? The New Moon this weekend serves as a reminder to keep your humor both in personal and professional life. Reveal yourself! If you are hiding anything, Mercury in retrograde invites you to reflect and reveal the truth into the light. Maintain your heart connection, both with your sweetheart and the public at large.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Hit the trail for a hike or plan a romantic adventure with your special someone because this weekend is perfect time to get away. Enjoy a fresh perspective on life and love, as the New Moon with Mercury activates your area of travel and higher learning. Bust out of your regular routine and explore something new!
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
This is a juicy weekend for you. Some of the greatest gifts of relationships come from exploring the unknown. Deepen your feeling of connection with your lover together this weekend as the New Moon and Mercury motivate your area of intimacy. When you speak the needs of your heart, you and your partner will have more safety by being truly vulnerable.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)
Let’s get this party started! It’s a fun loving weekend ahead as the New Moon lights up your area of marriage and partnerships. Make a date with your special someone, or plan a party with your best buddies. Just be sure to take some time out just for fun. Mercury supports dynamic discussions and reflecting on the bigger picture. Ask yourself what you really want to create with others for life and love.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20)
All work and no play for you, Pisces? Just remember to take care of life’s little details. By the weekend, the New Moon will energize your area of ritual and routine. Maintain your healthy habits, or have some fun starting a new workout. Don’t worry about distractions —Mercury is still in retrograde this week supporting you to slow down and take your time.