Published January 17. 2013 4:00AM
Happy Birthday: Don't let emotional insecurity ruin your plans. Strategize how you want to move forward throughout the year and strive to incorporate what's most important to you. Achieving your goals will take discipline, and letting uncertainty stand in your way must not be allowed. Take control and do whatever has to be done. Your numbers are 6, 17, 23, 28, 34, 37, 44.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't give in to emotional blackmail. You must stand up for your rights. A change may be necessary in order to get back on track and reach old goals that have been stifled due to other people's demands. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take charge and get on with what needs to be done. Travel if it will help you reach your goals. Someone from your professional past will offer you a favor you should consider. Making a geographical move will improve your quality of life. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Add new skills to your resume. Communication and education will go hand-in-hand, allowing you to pick and choose from a wider variety of options available to you in your area. Don't sell yourself short when you have so much to gain. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Just because someone else makes changes doesn't mean you should. Evaluate your situation and consider how you can take advantage of what others give up or leave behind. Recycle, redo and reuse, and you will establish a better position. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): A change at work should push you to take action before you end up in an awkward position. Don't set limits on what you can do. Waiting for things to happen instead of making them happen will be your downfall. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Attend an entertaining function that will lead to encounters that can alter your future positively. If you can imagine something, you can turn it into a reality. Don't gamble, but do invest in your skills, talents and future. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don't feel guilty about the way you feel. Put anyone trying to control you in place so that you can take advantage of a course, event or challenge that helps you advance. You will appreciate someone from your past and should reconnect if possible. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Mix and mingle with people from different backgrounds. Remembering past experiences will help you understand a situation you face now. Nurture a relationship that you cherish before it's too late to salvage. Say what's on your mind. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Look for adventure. Getting together with people who share your love of life will also help you recognize what you need to incorporate into your life in order to enjoy it more. Mix business with pleasure and see what happens. 5 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Question your associates as well as your own motives before you make a move that can alter your life permanently. Check the possibility of altering the way you approach something or someone and you will find a way to make a necessary transition smoothly. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Discuss your feelings and address issues from your past that you have yet to resolve. Clearing your mind from worry and regrets will help you realize what you want to do next. It's never too late to make a change or revisit a goal. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Do for others and you will receive a reward or favor that will help you out financially or contractually. Follow your intuition and you could come across an unlikely choice or situation that will turn a past loss into a winning situation. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are passionate, sensitive and unpredictable. You are aggressive and determined.