The New Moon in Virgo occurred this morning, Thursday, September 5, at 7:13 pm EDT (11:13 am GMT), at 13 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Virgo) will highlight the earthy Virgo qualities of analysis, calculation, cleanliness, as well as sixth house themes of health and well-being. This New Moon period is the perfect time to examine your health and home. Are you lacking motivation to begin a new fitness regime? Or perhaps you have have been ignoring the dirty nooks and crannies of your home? Now is the time to initiate changes, from cleaning the house, revisiting your budget, or finding physical health. Enjoy
The New Moon in Leo occurred yesterday, Tuesday, August 6, at 5:51 pm EDT (9:51 pm GMT), at 14 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Leo) will highlight the fiery Leo qualities of leadership, confidence, and (possible) bossiness, as well as fifth house themes of leisure, entertainment, and recreation. This New Moon period is the perfect time to examine how you view yourself. Are you lacking confidence or self-esteem? Or perhaps you have too much, and err on the side of egotistical? Perhaps you need to stand up for yourself, or plan a much-needed vacation. Now is the time to initiate changes.
Leo, The Lion
July 22 to August 22
Keywords: Magnetic, magnanimous, confident, generous, hospitable, caring, warm, authoritative, bossy, patronizing
As a Leo, you are known for your outgoing nature; you prefer the limelight, but no matter whether or not you are being lavished with attention you will still brighten the world with your cheerfulness and natural leadership abilities. At times, you do need to be reminded, however, that others need attention, too; don't be afraid to share the credit. As a fixed fire sign, you are able to not only start things but also finish them; while you get the best of both worlds, you also have a tendency
Run for cover! (Really, just kidding.) Mercury turns retrograde today, June 26 in Cancer; it will station direct on July 20. Since Mercury is so slow-moving, the effects of this retrograde period likely started being felt a few days ago, and the effects could potentially be felt for a few weeks afterward (until the end of July).
I’ve stated many times before that Mercury retrograde is truly not to be feared. While periods of Mercury retrograde are not ideal times to begin new ventures (and you should be extra careful with details of communication, travel, and finances), they are still powerful times of “re:” renewal, reflection, re-doing, recovery, etc. This is a time to use the