Leo – (1) the month begins with Venus in 5 opposition to Mars 11 which can set off disagreements between your social life and the commitments of others. Try to create peace by understanding their romantic needs. This is important since Venus and Mercury are both in 5 square Neptune 8 creating a sense of distrust. Neptune’s direct motion in your 8 house will clear up misunderstandings that made you feel used. Make sure you control your actions as Mars will conjunct the full moon in your 11 house which can spark hidden emotional issues between friends and companions.

Leo – (2) the second week opens with sensual Venus in your 5 house squaring excessive Jupiter in the 8. This is a combination that calls for a lot of common sense or you will find yourself in trouble with partners who may not approve of your excessiveness. Your spending needs to be well controlled or you may run into financial problems. A helpful Sun Saturn aspect 7 can be just what is needed as cooperative partners and common sense can save you from excess. The Sun square Neptune 8 reinforces the need for mental clarity concerning financial ambitions.

Leo – (3) the third week brings positive energy as Mercury in your 6 house trines Uranus in the 10. This is a potential winner when it comes to cooperation and work. You need to use your ideas and test them out with co-workers they can help you make them a success. Jupiter will enter your 9 house bringing a sense of optimism when dealing with your ambitions. You may need to be a little careful not to be too independent or self-absorbed. This is usually a beneficial energy and it can help build success but it does require understanding others’ views.

Leo – (4) The fourth week begins with a new Moon that falls in your 6 th house and the sign Capricorn. This is the most special time of the year especially when it comes to tradition you might want to discuss any plans with your family to make it special. Just remember that you may have new work responsibilities. Mercury will go retrograde in the 6 at the end of the week so be careful with what you say at work. There is a lot of excess energy in the air and it is easy to become misunderstood. Take care of the important details and check your schedule twice.