My December Romance Horoscopes...
March 21st – April 19th
This month will bring passionate emotions and major challenges in your relationships. This could manifest itself in argumentative behavior and lead to aggression or even break-ups. For some couples, this may even create disunity in regards to shared goals. This month, all your relationships--be it romantic or otherwise--require an increased amount of energy and attention. Mars, Aries’ ruler, is entering the Aries’ house of couples, where it will stay from December 7th, 2013 to July 28th, 2014. While you will find that you are happy and energetic during this period, you must be conscious not to overextend yourself.
April 20th – May 20th
You will feel a release of tension on December 5th when Mercury finally leaves Taurus’ house of relationships after a long two months. While the departure of Mercury will give you a sense of relief, it is important to be conscious of the growth you have made during this period. This month can also bring about a long distance relationship or a relationship that broadens your spiritual horizons. Pay special attention to your body and health during this time and remember to be kind to your body with good food, proper sleep, and ample exercise.
May 21st – June 20th
December will be an exciting month for Geminis! Focus your attention on social interactions during the period before Christmas. Gemini, you have far more than gifts to look forward to this holiday season! Your relationships will be strengthened this month, so keep in mind that communication is the path to harmony in any relationship. You may find yourself sharing responsibilities or making joint financial decisions with your partner, signifying a trend toward stability.
June 21st – July 22nd
Cancer, your romantic nature will once again guide you towards a relationship this month. With an innate need for affection, your romantic tendencies will reactivate this month after an unusually long period of dormancy. Love can show up at any time in the month of December, so be conscious and open to the energy that is surrounding you. Despite the comfort that these romantic feelings provide, remember that you are far away from any certainty. You may have a false sense of stability, but this may also change before the new year.
July 23rd – August 22nd
December brightens up your love life after what seems like a long period of domestic hurdles. While there is relative peace in the home, there are still a few things to be solved before the new year. Patience is key here; address your issues with a calm disposition and empathy for all parties involved. This month’s Saturn-Jupiter trine will be auspicious for your relationships and indicative of expansion, progress and prosperity. You will feel the flirtatious energy of Mercury as it enters Leo’s house of eroticism towards the end of the month.
August 23 – September 22nd
Virgo is about to enter a special phase: Jupiter will enter Virgo’s house of couples until July 2014, ensuring no shortage of love. Your needs will intensify over this period, making you friskier than usual. Don’t be surprised if you garner some extra attention during this time! The moon is working in your favor. Be cautious towards the end of the month, the Venus retrograde can often bring some unexpected events.
September 23rd – October 22nd
Mars will enter the sign of Libra on December 7th where it will stay for almost eight months. Mars is the planet of passion and sexuality, and that means this month will be steamy for Libra. You will feel impassioned, colorful, and more alive than ever; this will manifest most clearly in your relationships. Beware of erratic behavior or irrational emotions because Uranus is as unpredictable as ever this month.
October 23rd – November 21
December will pose some interesting hurdles in Scorpio’s relationships. The beginning of the month is the calm before the storm so be sure to pay close attention to what is going on around you during this time. If you do not address your issues--no matter how trivial they seem--they will undoubtedly escalate into something more serious. Communication is key! Be sure to express yourself clearly, and be willing to hear criticisms as openly as you give them.
November 22nd – December 21st
After two months of struggling in the house of Mercury, Sagittarius will finally find happiness in their romantic relationships. If you are looking for love, you can find it easily this month. If you are already in a stable relationship it will only grow stronger during this time. While this period of love and affection is necessary, it is not long-lasting and the holidays will bring about more turbulence.
December 22nd – January 19th
Capricorn, you are in for some serious romance this month. Your need for affection will be amplified this month; do not be afraid to lean into this feeling and accept the love you are offered. Affairs during this time will be born unexpectedly and will be long-lasting. If you are in a committed relationship, this may manifest in an important accomplishment as a couple. This time will be one of controlled expression and growth for you individually and in your relationships.
January 20th - February 18th
This month poses a challenge for you and you may feel your tendencies towards melancholy and dissatisfaction most apparent during this time. Take time to enjoy life’s simple pleasures before allowing heavier matters to burden your heart. Rely on your inherent optimism to pull you out of negative attitudes. This month is one of reflection. Be sure to take advantage of this time and reevaluate your life before the start of the new year.
February 19th – March 20th
Relationships will unwind after December 5th, when Mercury, the ruler of Pisces of couples, will enter Sagittarius. You will feel immense relief and a reduction in tension surrounding your relationships. Your connection to the people you love will strengthen, but you will also feel new affections. Do not let your old troubles or worries cloud this newfound clarity.