December Monthly Horoscopes by Kelli Fox, The Astrologer

December opens with energetic Mars forming a trine to expansive Jupiter on the 1st. This is a terrific time to pursue a love interest or start a creative project. Mindful Mercury enters ambitious Capricorn on the 2nd; take this opportunity to formulate career plans. Resolute Mars forms a sextile to serious Saturn on the 3rd, making it a good time to assume important responsibilities. A sextile between flirtatious Mars and impulsive Uranus on the 6th could pave the way for a passionate encounter.

Affectionate Venus moves into sociable Aquarius on the 7th, setting off a round of festive parties. The charismatic Sun makes a sextile to generous Jupiter on the 9th, making it a good time to raise money for a worthy cause. The Sun forms a conjunction with Saturn in principled Sagittarius on the 10th, favoring serious conversations about ethical matters. On the same day, communicative Mercury will make a sextile to idealistic Neptune, further emphasizing the need to do the right thing.

A trine between the creative Sun and visionary Uranus on the 11th is perfect for developing bold concepts, products and services. The Full Moon on the 13th is perfect for clarifying messages, finishing talks and signing contracts. Brave Mars enters mystical Pisces on the 19th, prompting spiritual explorations. On the same day, logical Mercury goes retrograde in structured Capricorn; it may be necessary to reassemble a flawed project.

On the 21st, the empowering Sun moves into executive Capricorn. Take this opportunity to interview for jobs, make professional presentations or enter into business discussions. A trine between persistent Saturn and original Uranus on the 24th could get a bold project off the ground.

Romantic Venus makes supportive aspects to expansive Jupiter, established Saturn and impulsive Uranus on the 25th. This is a wonderful time to get engaged or married. Going on a second honeymoon is favored for established couples on this magical day. An opposition between excessive Jupiter and rash Uranus on the 26th warns against business expansion and financial gambles. On the same day, logical Mercury forms a sextile to intuitive Neptune; creative endeavors will yield more fruit than financial deals at this time.

The confident Sun makes a sextile to aggressive Mars on the 27th, favoring courageous moves in every area of life. The Sun and Mercury form a conjunction in accomplished Capricorn on the 28th, making it a good time to pursue professional goals. On the same day, the New Moon will open doors on the career front; make sure to pursue any promising leads on this fateful day. A sextile between communicative Mercury and outgoing Mars also occurs at this time, making it easy to talk to intimidating people.

Inventive Uranus moves direct in pioneering Aries on the 29th, making it much easier to get support for innovative proposals. A sextile between the creative Sun and imaginative Neptune on the 30th is ideal for showcasing artwork. On the 31st, a sextile between forthright Mars and intuitive Neptune brings an additional dose of luck to performing artists and brave humanitarians.


Aries

Taurus

Gemini

Cancer

Leo

Virgo

Libra

Scorpio

Sagittarius

Capricorn

Aquarius

Pisces

Aries

You could meet someone special at a party on the 1st. Communicative Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, paving the way for productive professional talks. Be open to following an expert’s lead on the 3rd. The 6th is great for setting yourself apart from the crowd; take this opportunity to present a bold alternative to the status quo. Affectionate Venus moves into another sign on the 7th, giving your social life an added dose of sparkle. The 9th is perfect for a romantic evening. On the 10th, you may have to work hard to acquire advanced skills, but the added effort will be worthwhile.

Your unique abilities could put you in line for a prestigious teaching job on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th presents a welcome opportunity to tie up loose ends and finish outstanding tasks. Mars, you ruling planet, changes signs on the 19th, prompting you to adopt a lower profile than usual. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, possibly causing you to scale back professional commitments. The authoritative Sun moves into another sign on the 21st, helping you to command respect from both peers and superiors.

A brilliant idea could lead to long-lasting, beneficial change on the 24th. The 25th is perfect for spending quality time with the people you love. Don’t take your best friend or romantic partner for granted on the 26th. Working behind the scenes could boost your professional reputation on the 27th. You may be offered a fantastic job or impressive promotion on the 28th, thanks to the empowering New Moon. Independent Uranus goes direct in your sign on the 29th, affording an added measure of freedom. Spend a quiet evening with the one you love on the New Year’s Eve.
 

Taurus

The 1st is perfect for championing a bold idea at work. Thoughtful Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making you more attentive to your nearest and dearest. The 3rd is perfect for promoting a good cause. Working behind the scenes on the 6th may help you win the approval of a demanding boss. Venus, your ruling planet, moves into another sign on the 7th, causing you to turn heads. The results of a fitness program could pay off handsomely on the 9th. The 10th warns against falling prey to temptation; stick to a sensible diet and exercise plan.

The 11th is perfect for solitary activities that give you pleasure. A big paycheck could arrive on the 13th, thanks to a supportive Full Moon. Outgoing Mars changes signs on the 19th, making you more sociable. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, possibly causing a former love interest to call. The playful Sun enters a different sign on the 21st, encouraging you to enjoy the holiday season to the fullest. Keep news about an unexpected financial windfall secret on the 24th. The 25th is perfect for hosting a delightful party.

Beware of blurting out secrets on the 26th. The 27th could find you contributing to a group project. The New Moon on the 28th may bring news of a pregnancy, engagement or marriage. Spontaneous Uranus goes direct on the 29th, possibly prompting you to execute a bold plan from behind the scenes. Friends may go out of their way to make you feel special on the 30th.
 

Gemini

You could get an exciting chance to expand your romantic horizons on the 1st. Mental Mercury enters a different sign on the 2nd, making it a great time to create a budget. The 3rd may find you working with an experienced person who can teach you valuable skills. An offbeat friend may invite you on an unusual trip on the 6th. Sophisticated Venus movies into another sign on the 7th, deepening your curiosity about different cultures and distant lands. The 9th is perfect for going on a date, getting engaged or exchanging wedding vows. Defer to a loved one’s expertise on the 10th.

You could make wonderful social connections at a party on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th invites you to do something special for yourself; this is a great time to enjoy a massage, buy some new clothes or splurge on a salon treatment. Aggressive Mars moves into another sign on the 19th, making you more determined than ever to land your dream job. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, prompting you to brush up on marketable skills.

The charismatic Sun changes signs on the 21st, enhancing your personal charm. Your best friend or romantic partner may encourage you to go after an unusual dream on the 24th. The 25th is perfect for enjoying cultural traditions with your nearest and dearest. Resist peer pressure at all costs on the 26th; this is not a good time to accept a dare. You may have to go on the offensive at work on the 27th. The New Moon on the 28th could prompt you to let down your defenses with a loved one. Distinctive Uranus goes direct on the 29th, prompting you to march to the beat of your own drummer. Pursue a professional dream on the 30th. Make a flashy public appearance at a party on the 31st.
 

Cancer

Resources for a home improvement project could become available on the 1st. Thoughtful Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making you more attentive to your nearest and dearest. Working on a craft project could yield impressive results on the 3rd. The 6th is ideal for looking for a new job or applying for a promotion. Lucrative Venus changes signs on the 7th, making you more magnetic to money. If you’ve ever wanted to work from home, discuss the possibility with your employer on the 9th. The 10th may prompt you to take extra health precautions as a means to remain well through the holiday season.

You’ll make a terrific impression at a party on the 11th; wear something that makes you stand out. The Full Moon on the 13th could cause you to reduce your work load and devote more time to relaxation. Exploratory Mars moves into a different sign on the 19th, prompting you to pose spiritual questions. On the same day, mental Mercury goes retrograde so you may have to change your approach to a close relationship.

The spirited Sun enters a different sign on the 21st, inviting you to lend more support to your nearest and dearest. The 24th could find you passing along time-honored traditions to a young audience. The 25th could be both emotionally and financially rewarding. It may be necessary to go into work to help an overburdened employer; try to be gracious making a personal sacrifice. Don’t be afraid to express your romantic desires on the 27th. The New Moon on the 28th could set a stimulating partnership into motion. Unique Uranus goes direct on the 29th, lending you professional distinction. Plan a glamorous trip on the 30th.
 

Leo

An admirer could confess a crush on the 1st. Logical Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making it easier to set work priorities. Let your best friend or romantic partner teach you something new on the 3rd. It’s possible you will be sent on an exciting business trip on the 6th. On the 7th, affectionate Venus will enter a different sign, making you more magnetic to love. The 9th is perfect for writing a passionate letter or sending a meaningful gift. Developing your artistic talent could be challenging but rewarding on the 10th. The 11th is ideal for enrolling in school, beginning a writing project or planning a long-distance trip.

The Full Moon on the 13th may find you rubbing elbows with glamorous people at a party. Courageous Mars moves into a different sign on the 19th, helping you let down your defenses in a close relationship. On the same day, mental Mercury goes retrograde, possibly forcing you to revise a work project. The Sun, you ruling planet, changes signs on the 21st, inspiring you to establish a healthy routine. You might be given a chance to share your expertise with a receptive audience on the 24th.

The 25th is ideal for a special outing; devote a portion of this magical day to your beloved. The 26th warns against getting embroiled in a legal matter; things may not work in your favor. The 27th is good for a professional collaboration. The New Moon on the 28th may prompt you to begin a fitness regimen. Impulsive Uranus moves direct on the 29th, possibly inspiring an exotic trip. Feel free to grant yourself a wish on the 30th; you’ve earned it.
 

Virgo

A fantastic moneymaking opportunity is worth pursuing on the 1st. Mercury, your ruling planet, changes signs on the 2nd, inspiring you to spend more time on hobbies and other relaxing diversions. Listen to a seasoned expert’s advice on the 3rd. Gracious Venus moves into a different sign on the 7th, helping you mend broken fences with a colleague. Money for a home repair project could arrive on the 9th. It would be wise to defer to someone with more experience on the 10th.

A passionate encounter may come as a pleasant surprise on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th may find you accepting an award, getting a promotion or receiving an impressive job offer. Outgoing Mars enters a different sign on the 19th, making you more assertive in love. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, suggesting someone from your past could try to reconnect. The Sun enters another sign on the 21st, enhancing your charm. An older relative could provide unexpected financial assistance on the 24th.

The 25th is perfect for enjoying lovely traditions with your nearest and dearest. Beware of making impulse purchases on the 26th; it’s probably better to keep your money in savings. A romantic outing is favored for the 27th. The New Moon on the 28th could bring news of an engagement, marriage or pregnancy. Spontaneous Uranus goes direct on the 29th, making you more impulsive. A legal matter could be decided in your favor on the 30th. Follow the lead of your best friend or romantic partner on New Year’s Eve.
 

Libra

Your upbeat attitude could attract romantic admirers and creative opportunities on the 1st. Mental Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, helping you make sense of confusing emotions. The 3rd is ideal for developing an art project or perfecting an advanced skill. Follow a loved one’s advice and make a bold move on the 6th. On the 7th, fun-loving Venus, your ruling planet, changes signs, making pleasure your first priority. Going above and beyond the call of duty on the 9th could boost your reputation in the community.

Mechanical breakdowns and traffic diversions could slow your progress on the 10th; stay focused on your objective. The 11th is perfect for expressing your love and devotion. The Full Moon on the 13th is a great opportunity to tie up loose ends, answer messages and connect with neighbors. On the 19th, aggressive Mars changes signs, making you more assertive on the romantic front. Mercury goes retrograde on the same day, prompting you to revise some family plans that are no longer practical.

The confident Sun moves into another sign on the 21st, giving you a greater measure of control on the home front. Your business or romantic partner could have exciting news on the 24th, resulting in greater stability for you both. The 25th might be one of the most romantic days of the year; it’s a good time to get engaged or married. Don’t encourage a loved one to burn their bridges on the 26th; urge them to err on the side of caution instead. The 27th could find you paying off a big bill. The New Moon on the 28th could mark happy changes at home; an addition to the family is possible. Impulsive Uranus goes direct on the 29th, prompting you to give your partner a greater measure of freedom. You may receive a beautiful gift on the 30th.
 

Scorpio

A home improvement project could be rewarding on the 1st. Communicative Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making it easier to get your point across to the appropriate people. Investing in quality materials can improve the value of your home on the 3rd. You may receive an exciting job offer on the 6th. On the 7th, stylish Venus changes signs, making it a good time to shop for clothes. Working behind the scenes on the 9th may be a great way to earn extra money. You could get an impressive raise in exchange for increased responsibility on the 10th.

A stimulating fitness routine may boost your confidence on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th could result in an inheritance, insurance refund or legal settlement being released to you. Brave Mars changes signs on the 19th, making you more adventurous on the romantic front. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, possibly causing you to apologize for making unfortunate remarks. The authoritative Sun moves into another sign on the 21st, prompting people to seek your opinion on a variety of issues.

A last-minute freelance assignment could put extra money in your account on the 24th. The 25th is perfect for spending quality time with your nearest and dearest. Don’t get drawn into a gossip-filled conversation on the 26th; give an unusual colleague the benefit of the doubt on this confusing day. The 27th is perfect for taking a short trip for pleasure. The New Moon on the 28th could prompt you to sign up for a class. Independent Uranus goes direct on the 29th, giving you more freedom at work. The 30th is ideal for planning a romantic vacation.
 

Sagittarius

You may great ideas during a brainstorming session on the 1st. Communicative Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making it a great time for financial negotiations. Your advanced knowledge can bring about positive changes to the community on the 3rd. You shouldn’t be surprised if an admirer confesses a crush on the 6th. Emotive Venus changes signs on the 7th, making it easier to express your feelings. Throwing a big party may be a labor of love on the 9th. You may be asked to take control of an important project on the 10th. A creative breakthrough could occur on the 11th, attracting favorable attention.

Your best friend or romantic partner could get exciting news on the 13th, thanks to a supportive Full Moon; be sure to celebrate. Energetic Mars moves into another sign on the 19th, possibly prompting you to undertake a home improvement project. Mercury goes retrograde on the same day, warning you to stick to the budget and keep all your receipts. The assertive Sun changes signs on the 21st, allowing you to command a greater salary. Unexpected news of an engagement, marriage or pregnancy could arrive on the 24th, setting off a chain of parties.

You may receive several loving messages on the 25th. Friends may try to interfere with a romantic or creative decision on the 26th; be sure to draw healthy boundaries. The 27th is ideal for a family outing. The New Moon on the 28th could attract a fresh source of income. Offbeat Uranus goes direct on the 29th, helping you to develop a wild art project. A loved one could give you a gift that touches your heart on the 30th. It may be possible to grant a cherished wish to a relative on New Year’s Eve.
 

Capricorn

You might have to dip into savings to advance a career goal on the 1st. Mental Mercury moves into your sign on the 2nd, making people more receptive to your suggestions. The 3rd is ideal for applying for government assistance. An unusual opportunity to work from home could arrive on the 6th; this job may prove stimulating. Lucrative Venus changes signs on the 7th, helping you to increase your income. Working behind the scenes for an important person on the 9th could result in a job offer. Keep professional talks on the 10th secret. Positive changes to your home life could occur on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th could mark the satisfying conclusion of an unusual job.

Forthright Mars changes signs on the 19th, making it easier to address an uncomfortable situation. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, prompting you to reconsider some personal goals. The empowering Sun enters your sign on the 21st, helping you command respect and authority. An emotional breakthrough could occur on the 24th, when you’ll be ready to let go of a painful memory that’s held you back. You may receive several sumptuous presents on the 25th, including the gift of time with your family.

A family emergency may force you to back out of a professional commitment on the 26th. You may be especially productive on the 27th; use your spare time to develop an intriguing writing project. The New Moon on the 28th is perfect for adopting a fresh look; take this opportunity to visit the hair salon or go clothes shopping. Independent Uranus goes direct on the 29th, possibly prompting a relative to strike out on their own. The 30th is perfect for taking a short pleasure trip; choose a destination that will help you relax.
 

Aquarius

An opportunity to travel, write or study is worth pursuing on the 1st. Mindful Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, prompting you to privately entertain an important decision. The 3rd is perfect for attending a party; you could meet an influential person at a casual get-together. News of a community improvement project may be music to your ears on the 6th. Alluring Venus moves into your sign on the 7th, heightening your romantic appeal. A legal matter could be decided in your favor on the 9th, causing you to breathe a sigh of relief. You may be entrusted with an important secret on the 10th; don’t discuss this matter with anyone else.

A writing project or speaking engagement could attract favorable attention on the 11th. The Full Moon on the 13th may prompt you to make a serious commitment to a romantic partner; alternately, you could put the finishing touches on an artistic endeavor. Aggressive Mars moves into another sign on the 19th, increasing your determination to get paid what you are worth. On the same day, informative Mercury will go retrograde, making it difficult to obtain reliable answers and official papers from bureaucratic institutions.

The spirited Sun changes signs on the 21st, possibly prompting you to adopt a lower profile. A friend may share exciting news on the 24th, triggering a round of parties. The 25th may be one of the best days of the year for you; be ready to receive gifts, declarations of love, and opportunities for adventure. The 26th warns against defying an authority figure in a public setting; it may be best to bite your tongue on this impulsive day. The New Moon on the 28th is ideal for taking a vacation. Uranus, your ruling planet, goes direct on the 29th, helping you successfully promote bold ideas.
 

Pisces

Money from an inheritance, dividend or legal settlement on the 1st could allow you to take a much-needed vacation. Talkative Mercury changes signs on the 2nd, making you more sociable. It may be necessary to work from behind the scenes on the 3rd; be cooperative as possible. An unexpected moneymaking opportunity could arrive on the 6th; this work may require you to keep a low profile. Laid back Venus changes signs on the 7th, inviting you to rest, relax and reflect. Your exceptional leadership on the 9th could result in a promotion or award. A serious discussion with an authority figure is favored for the 10th.

Introducing an unusual product or service on the 11th could dramatically increase your income. The Full Moon on the 13th is perfect for closing a real estate deal. Energetic Mars enters your sign on the 19th, giving your personality added force. On the same day, Mercury goes retrograde, possibly prompting an old friend to call. The playful Sun moves into another sign on the 21st, cultivating fun.

A fantastic career opportunity could come out of the blue on the 24th. The 25th is perfect for retreating from view and enjoying quality time with family. Resist the temptation to go into debt on the 26th; it’s better to stick to a budget on this day of excess. Encourage a friend to pursue their dream on the 27th. The New Moon on the 28th may prompt you to join a club or professional organization. Independent Uranus moves direct on the 29th, helping you to find freelance work. You’ll turn heads at a glamorous party on the 30th. Push the creative envelope to the limit on New Year’s Eve; a wild idea is worth pursuing on this magical day.

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