Waning Moon The Waning Moon (from the Full Moon to the New) is a time for study, meditation, and little magical work (except magic designed to banish harmful energies).
Moon phase: Third Quarter
Moon Sign: Scorpio Scorpio: Increases awareness of psychic power. Precipitates psychic crises and ends connections thoroughly. People tend to brood and become secretive. Moon sign. Favors expansion and growth.
Moon enters Sagittarius 6: 56 pm
Moon enters Sagittarius 6: 56 pm Sagittarius: Encourages flights of imagination and confidence. This is an adventurous, philosophical, and athletic
You are more inclined to move from one activity to the next today, dear Aries, than to specialize or focus. You are likely to find that there is a lot to do today, but it may also be simply about your perceptions, as you can be a little scattered. If this is a problem, aim to attempt things step by step. It can be a real challenge to juggle work, duties, chores, and personal interests these days, and there’s more of that to come in the months ahead, so figuring out priorities now can certainly help reduce the pressure. Venus moves into a pleasing relationship with your sign tonight, where it will transit for three and a half weeks. This can bring a nice boost to your friendships.
Emotions are settling in today, dear Taurus, and so are you, or at least trying to! You’re in the mood for simple comforts and an easy, steady pace. It’s a good time for activities that remind you of the beauty of the here and now. An event could take place that opens your eyes to the need for handling debts or shared resources more effectively, which of course could complicate the calm, but getting your finances, or relationships for some of you, sorted out will benefit you greatly. Venus moves to the top of your chart tonight, where it will stay until March 12th. This is a strong cycle for making nice with the public or people you work with/for.
Someone can be a naysayer today, dear Gemini, or otherwise raining on your parade. This is a time when others tend to be laying down the rules for you. While this can be annoying, a partner may in fact have some good advice, if you can look past the negativity. While you can feel pulled in many different directions today, there is good opportunity for connecting with friends, who have fewer expectations of you. You’ll need to deal with the expectations of people important to you eventually, but you also need some personal space. Venus moves into your spirit sector tonight, where it will stay until March 12th, and this pulls you out of any possible relationship funk you may have been in.
There is a real tendency to want to escape or retreat from the usual noise and activity of life today, dear Cancer. Finding effective ways to do so in healthy, helpful ways is important now. Your heart may not be in your work or routines today, but avoid rushing through them, as you could be missing something important. Now and in the months ahead, you may have some trouble with schedules in your life, or you may not be satisfied with any one area or life “department”. Establishing priorities is important. Venus moves into your intimacy sector tonight, where it will transit for the coming three and a half weeks. It’s a time for exploring some of your deeper needs and desires.
There can be a real need or desire to spend some easygoing time with others, dear Leo, free of expectations. However, it can be difficult to maneuver at times today, as business, romance, or creative projects demand attention as well. It can be a juggling act today, and this in many ways can be a theme in upcoming months, and you’d be wise to explore ways to find a healthy balance. Venus moves into your partnership sector tonight, where it has some company. For the next three and a half weeks, you’re in a strong position for bringing more harmony and love to your relationships.
Your emotional orientation inclines you to want to take care of business and perform well today, dear Virgo, but it can be difficult as you are pulled in different directions. Responsibilities or problems on the home front could demand attention. Until you get your heart and body in sync, you may feel a little off-center. You’re moving in the right directions these days, but give yourself time to figure out your priorities. Venus moves into your sector of work and health tonight, and for the next three and a half weeks, there is decent energy for finding a little more pleasure and satisfaction in your daily routines.
There is certainly an emotional need to escape the duller, mundane matters of daily life today, dear Libra, and while it’s important to answer to this need in some manner, you could find yourself tied to certain duties or responsibilities that require your attention. Coming to a good balance is the challenge now, which involves moderation as well. Watch also for coming across in a critical or judgmental manner. Although this is not usually a problem with your sign, with Saturn in your communications sector these days, you may not even realize that you are being curt at times. Venus moves into your romance and pleasure sector tonight for a three and a half week stay.
Today is useful for uncovering information that may have been hidden, or simply not obvious to you before, dear Scorpio. You’re looking to feel a little more powerful and in control of impulses that aren’t serving you well. This can be a time for talking strategy about business, financial, and other practical matters with someone, although you may not entirely enjoy the process, or what you hear. You’re more interested in the feeling side of your life than the material world today. Others may be a little aloof or not very yielding in this respect for now. Venus moves into your home and family sector tonight, and will transit this area of your solar chart until March 12th. This can be a good time for seeking out comfort and harmony on the home front.
You are more relationship-focused than usual today, dear Sagittarius, and while others can have something to teach you about yourself, you could have a bit of a hard defining what you are truly feeling, as emotions can be mixing with what you feel is expected of you. Avoid important decisions until you are more sure of yourself and in touch with your true needs. Watch for a tendency to be nitpicky or critical if you’re feeling stressed or out of touch. Venus moves into your communications sector tonight, where it will stay for the next three and a half weeks, stimulating a warmer, gentler approach to the people in your life, and some real pleasure in learning and connecting as well.
You can be quite determined to make sense of your personal or work environment today, dear Capricorn, and to tend to important work, tasks or chores, as you’d like to get them out of your way. Your productivity can be undermined, however, by issues that cause you anxiety or guilt. Try not to let these matters take over to the point that your interactions with others are tense. Providing a service or volunteering your help to someone today can have its rewards. Venus moves out of your sign tonight, and into your solar second house, where it blesses your material world, business instincts, and comfort levels for the next three and a half weeks. This is a time for getting comfortable.
Avoid last minute decisions today, dear Aquarius, especially when it comes to close relationships and partnerships. Take more time to assess the situation. Arguments entered into today can reach stalemates. Wait for a better day to communicate your deeper feelings. More confidence in a special friend or partner, however, feels good and reflects back to you positively. Venus enters your sign tonight, and will stay there until March 12th. It’s a wonderful cycle for personal attraction and good for some self-pampering as well!
There is continued focus on your personal life and basic needs today, dear Pisces. Even so, responsibilities call, and while your heart may not be in it today, it’s better to get what you have to do, done. There may be a conflict brewing between your attention to relationships and work. It could seem that the more joy you’re finding in your connections, the less interest you have in your performance. However, this is a year in which you’re going to have to put some serious effort into structuring and achieving. Look for a better balance. Venus moves into your privacy sector tonight, and in the coming weeks, there is more pleasure in behind the scenes activities. It’s a time for learning about your innermost needs in love.
Your Daily Horoscopes for Wednesday, February 10th
This is a day for catching your breath, dear Aries, with the Moon in the sign just behind yours. You may need a little more time to yourself than usual. There can be pulls towards socializing and equally strong desire or need to get things done, however. There is a tendency to misjudge our capacities now, and this can lead to taking on too much. There can be exaggeration or misinformation in your work and among friends, or people may be expecting far too much of you without much in the way of appreciation for all that you do or for all that is on your plate. Making decisions tends to pull up guilty feelings, as you may be thinking in either/or terms when blending and balancing would be a wiser choice. Try not to spend too much time weighing pros and cons and take a break from over-thinking.
Promises made today can be hard to keep later, dear Taurus, as they may be half-hearted, largely because it’s hard to know exactly what we want. As well, people may not be seeing their capabilities clearly. You may be on the receiving end or you could be tempted to agree to something just to avoid the pain of indecision. Either way, it’s best to get into better touch with your true needs and wants. Expectations of others, or of your own goals, may be too high, and adjustments need to be made. Letting go of these minor irritations, however, allows you to enjoy the pleasant social energy of the day. Helpful news or ideas can come in that lifts your spirits.
You may be torn between a strong desire to stick with the familiar and an equally compelling desire to stick your neck out or branch out today, dear Gemini. Scheduling can be difficult as a result, so you may need to play things by ear, if possible. If you stay on the fence, you are likely to feel like you’ve missed out, which leaves either adjusting your expectations, finding a nice balance, or simply making a decision and living with it. Any way you choose, at least you’re not left in agonizing place of inertia or overthinking. The day’s energies are quite good for research, career, and life path goals, however. There can be times when you’re overshooting, but overall, there is positive forward energy in these areas of life.
There can be some missteps in your communications today, dear Cancer, as someone may be pushing the usual boundaries. Enthusiasm can run high, but then fall suddenly, much like a sugar high. Part of you may be wanting to get to the bottom of a matter, and another part would prefer to keep things light. An intimate or financial matter can be perplexing for some of you. Rising above the smaller problems, however, you can get to a better place. Letting go of over-thinking will get you there faster. With the Moon in your spirit sector, you are capable of broader vision, and as a result, more able to find joy in your life.
You could be dealing with some guilt or problems from divided attention today, dear Leo, which can undermine your decisions or leave you on a fence about a matter. It’s probably better to leave it on a fence until you are clearer and more confident. Focus on freeing yourself of unnecessary mental burdens. Relationships can feel a little out of sync, but simply need adjustments, particularly when it comes to expectations of one another and of the relationship itself. While you may be disagreeing with someone about money or core values, it’s best not to focus too much on differences, as they’re unlikely to impact your life in significant ways. Distractions aside, this can be a good day for finding the right information or resources in your work.
Decisions about work or health can be difficult to make today, dear Virgo. The temptation to veer away from a path on the level of diet or health can also be strong if you don’t deal with the true problem behind your restlessness. Besides this, however, your mood is generally forward-looking and if you can manage to focus your energies on something fun rather than routine, you can enjoy yourself. You are bringing fresh ideas to your work and to your daily life.
To take a break or to share with others – that is the question today, dear Libra! Don’t get too hung up on it, for if you do, you may very well end up not doing much of anything. Fun and down time are not mutually exclusive. It just takes a little creativity to combine them, and as a Libra, you’ve got this covered. If you think about your interactions today on a deeper level, you might discover hidden aspects of yourself through your relationships. This is a day for making adjustments and compromises that are not especially straightforward, but necessary.
There is generally good energy with you today for making connections and communicating, dear Scorpio. However, you may be grappling with some inner restlessness. You can swing between feeling indecisive to acting upon impulse today, but it’s better to find the middle road and aim for moderation. Avoid taking on too many new projects, especially around the home, as you’re likely to feel their weight later. Some of you could be struggling between a friend and a family matter now, and either decision can generate guilt. If you can manage escaping others’ pressures, this is a strong day for creative thinking and for matters of the heart.
You can find it difficult to tolerate monotony today, dear Sagittarius, and you may end up pushing boundaries in your conversations. However, it may be best to choose your words carefully. As well, it’s better to work on finding the source of any discontent you’re feeling, because if you’re working on auto-pilot you may end up overcommitting. There could be a misstep in a work matter or a disconnect with a boss or parent. Wires can get crossed. The chances of being misquoted also run high today. You’re in better shape in familiar situations and with family right now. Think before you speak and act today, and you’ll be just fine.
There can be a small battle going on within you today, dear Capricorn, about whether to play it safe or take a little risk. This can lead to a feeling of restlessness as you toy with a desire for something out of the ordinary as routines bore you. Try to dream up ways to satisfy both your freedom-seeking side and your equally strong need to keep things simple and familiar. What at first might seem complicated may in reality be no big deal. Look at matters from a faithful and positive perspective now for best results.
There can be some indecision to deal with today, dear Aquarius, as you’re a little more inclined to act on ego or emotion rather than reason, particularly related to relationships. Before making an important or big commitment today, make sure you’re considering – and seeing – all the details. Ask questions, as the potential for misunderstandings is strong. Otherwise, this is a strong day for tuning in to your intuition regarding money and business matters. Look for ways to improve your relationships with people you work with or for.
As much as possible, try not to procrastinate or commit to something that seems a little beyond your means today, dear Pisces. There can be some indecisiveness that is irritating enough that you end up doing something to end it that may not be in your best interests. It’s a little too easy to become irritable today. You could be running on a short fuse now so that even minor differences lead to big ones.Try not to make assumptions prematurely. Taming restlessness can go a long way towards having a good day, with the Moon in your sign connecting well with the social planets. Reach out and connect.