Taurus – (1) the month begins with Venus in 8 opposition to Mars 2 which can set off disagreements between your desires and the sensitivity of others. Try to create peace by discussing what you both need. This is important since Venus and Mercury are both in 8 square Neptune 12 creating a sense of insecurity. Neptune’s direct motion in your 11 house will clear up social disagreements that made you feel uncomfortable. Make sure you control your actions as Mars will conjunct the full moon in your 8 house which can spark disagreements in money or sensual issues.

Taurus-(2) the second week opens with sensual Venus in your 8 house squaring excessive Jupiter in the 11. This is a combination that calls for a lot of common sense or you will find yourself in trouble with groups of people who don’t share your beliefs and values. Your ambitions need to be well controlled or you will experience adversity. A helpful Sun Saturn aspect 10 can be just what is needed as career planning and common sense can save you from blind optimism. The Sun square Neptune 11 reinforces the need for mental clarity in social issues.

Taurus – (3) the third week brings positive energy as Mercury in your 11 house trines Uranus in the 1. This is a potential winner when it comes to group participation. You need to develop your ideas and network with higher-ups or associates they can be very receptive to your new ideas. Jupiter will enter your 12 house bringing a sense of optimism and freedom from fear. You may need to be a little careful not to be too independent or willful. This is an energy that is usually beneficial and it can help psychologically but doesn’t push beyond common sense.

Taurus – (4) The fourth week begins with a new Moon that falls in your 9 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 be open to some new ideas while still including your family values. A special effort at dinner will mark a holiday you won’t soon forget. Mercury will go retrograde in the 9 at the end of the week so be careful with different people who might misinterpret your words or beliefs. There is a lot of excess energy in the air and it is easy to become confused.