Retrograde Shadow Periods - Just when you thought it was safe to make decisions.

Retrograde Shadow Periods

If you have even a passing interest in astrology you have no doubt heard of retrograde planets and Mercury retrograde in particular. When, from our perspective on earth, a planet looks to be going backward, it is said to be retrograde. All the planets (but not the sun and moon) are capable of retrograde motion for various amounts of time.

The Zodiac Signs and New Year's Eve

The Zodiac Signs on New Year’s Eve

It’s usually not difficult to spot the various zodiac signs if you have a little knowledge of astrology. Next time you are out at an event or celebration, have a look around and see if you can spot the different astrological archetypes on display. ARIES You’ll quite possibly hear an Aries before you see them. Regardless of what sort of

Zodiac Gift Guide

Zodiac Gift Giving Guide

The holidays are just around the corner, and in case you are in need of some inspiration, here are some ideas on what to buy each astrological sign. In the spirit of full disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. This means I may earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you purchase something using one of my

Jupiter, sometimes the good luck is hard to see.

Jupiter – Sometimes the Good Luck is Hard to See

Jupiter is known as the planet of good luck. In traditional astrology, Jupiter was called the greater benefic (bringer of good fortune) and Venus was known as the lesser benefic (also bringing good fortune, but on a smaller scale). However, Jupiter is also related to excess and can enlarge and exacerbate a situation. Sometimes it comes down to how you

How to spot the zodiac signs while out shopping.

Black Friday Shopping and the Zodiac Signs

The different signs of the zodiac have different attitudes and qualities they bring to the fore when bargain shopping on Black Friday. While Black Friday is celebrated the day after Thanksgiving in the United States, this list applies to any major shopping frenzy worldwide.  In the U.K., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand for example, Boxing Day (the day after Christmas)

Jupiter in Scorpio - Find out where your luck will be until November 2018.

Jupiter in Scorpio – Where Will You Be Lucky?

Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system is associated with good luck, along with long-distance travel, higher learning, philosophy, and religion. When Jupiter enters a new sign, which it does about once a year, it brings that luck to a new area of your chart. Jupiter entered the sign of Scorpio on Tuesday 10 October 2017 CST (Central Standard

Motherhood and the zodiac signs.

What Kind Of Mom You Are According To Your Zodiac Sign

Each astrology sign has their own way of approaching life and others, including motherhood. While the position of the Moon in your chart tells you a lot more about how you go about mothering and being nurtured yourself, it is fun to have a generalized look at how the different signs go about this. ARIES Aries is a fire sign

The best way to read your horoscope.

The Best Way To Read Your Sun Sign Horoscope

Most people read their star sign (also known as your Sun sign) when reading their horoscope.  You are usually better off reading your Ascendant sign when reading your horoscope though, as the way that horoscopes are written usually uses your star sign as your Ascendant. If you read your star sign horoscope, that will give you some information about what events

The Ascendant is the sign on the horizon at the time and place of your birth.

Reading your horoscope with more accuracy.

Many people love reading their weekly or daily horoscopes; but if you know what sign your Ascendant is in, it makes reading your horoscope more accurate. While a general weekly horoscope cannot tell you exactly what is going on in your life at the moment; it can give you an idea of the general activity of the planets at that

The Real Housewives of the Solar System

My kids used to love Sailor Moon, they still do to a certain extent. The other day I was in the car with my eldest and the conversation turned to tumblr and how someone there had said that if the Sailor Scouts were realistic that Sailor Jupiter should have been a fat little scout (Jupiter being associated with abundance and