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This November is a quiet month. The days get shorter and we become more introspective. Neptune ends his retrograde period, which began mid-June, and this adds to the lure of the inner world.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving

November 1 – Moon in Aries. We start the month with a lot of energy. Mars rules the day and it’s the time to assert yourself in an area where you have been holding back. Don’t expect cooperation as everyone wants to do their own thing. It will be hard to sit still if you or the kids indulged in Halloween treats. Find a good outlet for all this energy.

November 2 – Moon in Aries. You’ll act on your impulses and won’t want to be stopped. Try to stay aware of the words coming out of your mouth since you will tell the truth before you think how it may affect the listener. It’s a good time to start projects. Watch your temper and try not to order people around. It’s best to go off by yourself when you are irritated.

November 3 – Moon in Taurus. The pace slows down today. The Sun and Neptune dance a slow waltz and you’ll feel dreamy and spacy as you listen to their music. Try to stay grounded by paying attention to the earthy things of life. Treat your body to a massage, a hot tub, a yoga class, and some gourmet foods. Entertain tonight.

November 4 – Moon in Taurus. Today’s full Moon gives you an opportunity to find peace and serenity by listening to the stillness of the season. Open your heart and feel the spirits of those who are no longer with you. You can go to yard sales and find bargains. Visit art galleries or museums and feed your mind with beauty. Forget the diet for one more day.

November 5 – Moon in Gemini. DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ENDED AT 2 AM THIS MORNING. Mercury entered Sagittarius to bring lightness to your mind.  It takes a while for your body to adjust to the time shift, so have an easy day. Call friends, hang out on the Internet, answer your emails. Read the Sunday papers and discuss the items that spark your interest. Change your clocks.

November 6 – Moon in Gemini. Your mind is going at a rapid-fire pace so write down all these great ideas so you don’t forget them. It’s better to do a number of short tasks than try to slog through one long one. The tendency is to do everything fast so try not to make mistakes in your speech and writing. Visit the library and get a couple of books you want to read.

November 7 – Moon in Cancer. Venus enters Scorpio. Your relationship needs to go deeper and address the unspoken issues.  Emotions are strong and you want to let them help you make your decisions. You can feel what the right move is for you. Take care of issues around the home and family. Call Mom and have a good talk.

November 8 – Moon in Cancer. With both the Sun and Moon in water signs, your intuition and psychic abilities are enhanced. Give yourself the space to try them out in a way you’ve never done. You’ll be able to hear what people really mean by listening to their body language and tones of voice. Buy a new houseplant to brighten your home and office.

November 9 – Moon in Leo. Feel confident, be courageous and take that next step. You can move your life forward today. Use your creativity to show how special you are and that you deserve what you desire, be it a new job, a promotion, a new relationship, or acceptance and recognition. It’s a day for you to shine. Stay full of optimism and don’t let anyone get you down.

November 10 – Moon in Leo. You’ll feel more like partying today than over the weekend so make a plan to do something fun this evening. Take the lead to influence others to do the right thing. Buy toys for the kids and for yourself. Be generous with your hugs and kisses and bring happiness to those around you. Be the light on these long nights.

November 11 – Moon VC Leo, enters Virgo 11:41 am. Sleep late and play in the morning. You’ll feel like doing the chores and running errands once the Moon changes into workloving Virgo. Finish up preparing for winter and buy the supplies you need. Put the garden to bed. Choose one room to go through to get rid of clutter.

November 12 – Moon in Virgo. Read over our list of things you need to do and find the ones you’ve avoided and get them done. Think seriously about your diet and go through your pantry and cupboards and discard the unhealthy stuff. Make a donation to the food bank. It’s a good day to make lists and plans. Catch up on your sleep tonight.

November 13 – Moon in Virgo, VC from 10:45 am until 6:26 pm when it enters Libra. There is a Void-of–course Moon for most of the day so you need to hustle in the morning to get the important things done. Today is blessed with the two benefics, Venus and Jupiter, meeting and merging to bring you all good things. It is a lucky day when you can manifest what you need.

November 14 – Moon in Libra. You can find the middle way to negotiate through tough situations. It’s also a good day for having a serious discussion with your partner and seeing how you can rebalance the power in your relationship. Say it with flowers. You can lighten up the atmosphere with good spirits and cheery talk. Buy something beautiful to look at or wear.

November 15 – Moon in Libra, VC 7:50 pm. Think about starting your holiday shopping today. This Moon bestows style and good taste to help you spot the lovely items. Meet friends for meals and enjoy being with other people. You’ll laugh and be happy today. Don’t try to make important decisions but do ponder over all the options.

November 16 – Moon in Scorpio. The energy turns towards introspection and you have the ability to feel things deeply. If you are quiet and still your mind you can find the answers to long standing problems. Venus and Neptune bring beauty and sensitivity to the day. Play music while you go through the day. Buy or download something new that you want to hear.

November 17 – Moon in Scorpio. Take that writing or speaking project that been percolating in your mind and get it on paper or record it. The energy of the day promotes talking and verbal agility but you want to use it to your advantage and not spend it in idle gossip. There will be some surprises today that may interfere with your schedule so try to stay flexible and open minded. Tonight is the dark of the Moon.

November 18 – Moon VC Scorpio, enters Sagittarius 1:59 pm. The new Moon occurred early this morning in the sign of Scorpio. Meditate in the morning. Go to a place of stillness and let go of all desires, be they material, emotional, or spiritual. Get outdoors in the afternoon and see if you can learn a new sport or exercise routine.

November 19 – Moon in Sagittarius. It’s a “push come to shove” kind of day. Mars and Pluto are at odds and make it hard to get your way. You want to take action for fairness and justice against an entrenched authority. You can support a cause, especially one that stands for freedom. It’s a tense day and you have to make sure that no one tries to coerce you to see it their way.

November 20 – Moon in Sagittarius, VC 7:26 pm. You’ll see the big picture as your mind wanders to faraway places and far our ideas. It will be hard to sit still and do your job. Try to stay in motion so you don’t get bored. Write down your new proposals. Reach out to those who can help you expand your business. Relax with a foreign movie.

November 21 – Moon in Capricorn. The Sun enters Sagittarius at 10:05 pm. Today is the last day of Scorpio with its deep feelings and penetrating insights. Although Capricorn Moon is a good time to further your career, the energy of the day is made unstable by the Sun changing signs. Make a plan, set your goals, and write out a schedule for what you need to do tomorrow.

November 22 – Moon in Capricorn. Neptune turns into direct motion. He has been asking you to review your artistic and psychic abilities since mid-June. Follow along the schedule you made yesterday as Neptune’s spacy and dreamy aura pervades the day. It is hard to keep putting one foot in front of the other but try hard to do so.

November 23 – Moon VC Capricorn, enters Aquarius 3:14 pm. Be aware that if you are traveling today, there will be disruptions and you may have to change your route. You’ll have a grand day is you can let go of expectations and laugh at the cooking mistakes that happen. It’s a good day to be among people and get into the group spirit. Have a Happy Thanksgiving.

November 24 – Moon in Aquarius. It’s a good day to take off and have an adventure. You don’t feel sentimental today and will do better creating new memories rather than going over old ones. Invite friends to join your family outings and meals. Shop online for bargains on electronic equipment and computers.

November 25 – Moon in Aquarius. It’s best to keep on doing something new and unusual that is outside your comfort zone. It’s a good day to join a community project or for getting involved in a fundraiser. There’s a lot of energy in the air which keeps you enthusiastic and upbeat. Have an impromptu potluck supper with old and new friends,

November 26 – Moon in Pisces. Today is the day to relax and have a holiday. You can drift along with the tides of energy. You’ll feel things and can reach an understanding of a big problem. Call your elderly neighbors or shut ins and see if you can bring a bit of cheer to them by helping with a task or bringing a meal. Have a day without thinking of your worries.

November 27 – Moon in Pisces. Your intuition is strong and you can use it to make today’s decisions. You may change your mind once or twice. Don’t fret if things don’t seem logical as long as you have a strong feeling that it’s the right thing to do. Make a donation to the food bank and other organizations that help those in need. Shop for shoes and winter boots.

November 28 – Moon VC Pisces, enters Aries 11:30 am. Use the morning hours to finish up what our started yesterday. Then use the time to clean and get rid of clutter. You’ll feel a charge of energy by noon and you can move forward with new work. You’ll be full of enthusiasm and can promote your ideas. It’s a good time to send out proposals.

November 29 – Moon in Aries. The element of fire is strong today. It recharges your batteries and gives you optimism, exuberance, and courage. You can go for anything you want today. You’ll do best working alone so you can follow your impulses. Watch your temper and be careful when handling fire, sharp knives, and explosives.

November 30 – Moon in Aries, VC from 1:37 pm to 3:38 pm when it enters Taurus. Work double time in the morning and get things set up so you can just follow through for the rest of the day. You’ll come down to earth in the late afternoon and see things from a different perspective, one that’s more practical. Pamper your body tonight.





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