Weekly Scope for August 28th - September 3rd.

Mercury starts to slow down again on Monday (getting ready to end its retrograde phase). The first Quarter Moon in Sagittarius becomes exact on Tuesday early morning. Mercury re-enters Leo on Thursday and triggers the Solar Eclipse point for several days. Mars triggers the Eclipse point on Sunday late morning; also on Sunday, Saturn ends its station. 

Sometimes the connections between zodiac signs appear obvious. Connected by ideas this week are Gemini, Cancer, Aquarius, Capricorn (but watch out for delays or changes as Mercury Retrograde is here). Connected by money this week are Virgo and Libra. Connected by the need for soul-searching are Aries, Scorpio, Sagittarius. Watch it play out between a couple of signs or everyone in the group.

ARIES ♈️

You may start the week focused on addressing a serious matter, Aries, and you can work on doing research and focusing intensely if you need to. Your mood can lighten midweek, and you can focus on big ideas and be more optimistic. Later in the week, you can focus on your goals and the direction your life is going in, and may feel like you need to make a change but aren’t sure what. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your love sector, and for the next week, you can crave more love and affection and attention, want more time for fun but not get it, or take too much time off and let work pile up. On Saturday, your ruler, Mars, positively hits Uranus, and you can step outside of your comfort zone or be open to change. Mars aligns with Mercury on Sunday, and you may focus on communication issues and work on old ideas or plans.

Best days of the week for Aries: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday

TAURUS ♉️

You can focus on the people in your life as the week begins, Taurus, and give more time and attention to the people you care about. You can work on your relationships and be more committed, and midweek, you can work on intimacy and try to strengthen emotional bonds. Later in the week, you can get some space and give yourself the freedom to do things your own way. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your home and family sector, and over the next week, you can feel more emotionally unstable or insecure, shaky internally, or have difficulties at home or with family that requires a softer approach. You may end the week trying to hit your stride with something, hitting a high point, or making adjustments with your approach.

Best days of the week for Taurus: Thursday, Friday, Saturday

GEMINI ♊️

You may start the week working on smaller tasks, chores, and projects, Gemini, and you can focus on getting them done and out of the way so you don’t have to worry about them later. Midweek, you can spend more time with others, enjoying company and helping the people you care about deal with their own issues. On Thursday, your ruler, Mercury, retrogrades (appears to move backward) into Leo, and over the next week, you can experience more communication issues, have misunderstandings or fights, or are super busy with lots to do and need to cut yourself some slack. Later in the week, you can do research into something and find everything you need to find. On Sunday, Mercury aligns with Mars, and you can have extra energy and drive to end the week, but may need an outlet for frustrations.

Best days of the week for Gemini: Sunday

CANCER ♋️

You can feel more creative and inspired as the week begins, Cancer, and you can focus on creative projects and ventures, or projects and ventures that you’ll enjoy. If you find it boring, you may lack focus. Midweek, you can focus on work and get the little things done, finish up work projects, or tackle chores. You can get more organized, make lists, and streamline your routine. Later in the week, you can work on making more compromises and being more fair-minded, wanting to keep the peace and create some harmony in your life. Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your money sector on Thursday, and over the next week, you can struggle to focus on your finances, need to be more careful, lack confidence or security, or may be sensitive to what other people think. You may end the week in a serious mood and trying to find solutions to problems.

Best days of the week for Cancer: Monday

LEO ♌️

You may start the week staying within your comfort zone and sticking to what you know best, Leo, and you can tend to emotional issues or strengthen yourself internally. Midweek, you can work on your connection to your heart, and focus on what you enjoy most in life. Later in the week, you can work on managing your workload better, and may need to get a break if you’ve got a lot to do. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your sign, and over the next week, you may feel like anything and everything can go wrong, you’re overly stressed and uncertain, have communication problems, and feel way off. Give yourself a break and try not to do anything major. You may end the week spending time with the people who support you, and helping others.

Best days of the week for Leo: Tuesday, Wednesday

VIRGO ♍️

You can come up with plenty of new ideas as the week begins, Virgo, and your mind can move much faster. You can focus on a variety of interests, but may not focus on anything for too long. Midweek, you can be more supportive of the people in your life, and need more support for yourself. You can tend to your emotional needs and work to strengthen yourself. Later in the week, you can benefit from enjoying yourself, doing the things you love in healthy ways, and spending time with fun people. On Thursday, your ruler, Mercury, retrogrades (appears to move backward) into Leo, and over the next week, you can struggle with issues from the past, become aware of something hidden, or feel like karma is catching up to you. Get plenty of rest since you may be exhausted. You may end the week working on your schedule and clearing out, and with Mercury aligned with Mars on Sunday, you can have all of the energy you need for it.

Best days of the week for Virgo: Friday, Saturday

LIBRA ♎️

You may start the week trying to bring more stability and security into your life, Libra, and you can take your time with actions and decisions, but want to be certain of yourself first. Midweek, you can pick up your speed and fill up your schedule, keeping yourself busy with plenty to do. Later in the week, you can spend more time at home or the places most familiar to you, or spend time with the people you view as family and who support you. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into Leo, and over the next week, you can question your dreams, be uncertain of your future, resist change or feel restless, or have issues with friends or groups. Give yourself space to be independent. You may end the week goofing off and having fun.

Best days of the week for Libra: Sunday

SCORPIO ♏️

The week begins with the Moon in your sign, Scorpio, and you can start the week with more energy and drive, and can focus on new beginnings, projects, and ventures, but it may be better to focus on something you want to try again or take a second shot at. Midweek, you can be more sensual and indulgent, and later in the week, you can work on your short-term plans, gather information or advice, and be more engaging. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your career and life path sector, and over the next week, you can experience setbacks and delays with your goals, feel uncertain of your path, or make a bad impression. Work on an old goal instead. You may end the week giving yourself comfort and sticking to what you know best.

Best days of the week for Scorpio: Monday

SAGITTARIUS ♐️

You may start the week spending some time alone, Sagittarius, and you may prefer to be out of the spotlight, feel more comfortable on your own, or need time alone to rest and recharge. Midweek, the Moon is in your sign, and you can focus on starting new projects and ventures, but may need to work on something you can finish quickly. Later in the week, you can feel more confident, and take time to enjoy the moment when you can. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into Leo, and over the next week, you can crave more freedom and space, or have too much of it, and may question your beliefs. Find space within the limitations. You may end the week keeping yourself busy, interested in a variety of subjects and ventures, and being engaging.

Best days of the week for Sagittarius: Tuesday, Wednesday

CAPRICORN ♑️

You can venture outside of your comfort zone as the week begins, Capricorn, and you can be open to change and doing things in new ways. Midweek, you can let your intuition guide you with whatever you’re uncertain about, and you can be more in tune with your soul. Later in the week, the Moon is in your sign, and you can focus on yourself, your own wants and needs, and be more open with your emotions. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into Leo, and over the next week, your moods swings can be more extreme, you can get stuck in the dark, and you may have to address a deeply-held issue but not want to. Find some light. You may end the week taking time away from it all to relax and remind yourself to enjoy the moment.

Best days of the week for Capricorn: Friday, Saturday

AQUARIUS ♒️

You may start the week focused on your goals and ambitions, and wanting to feel as though you’re hitting a high point, Aquarius. You can focus on your direction and work on your long-term plans for success. Midweek, you can spend time with friends or in groups, and want to connect with the world. Later in the week, you can spend time alone, retreating so you can get time to rest, reflect, and work on your plans on your own. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your relationship sector, and over the next week, you can struggle with the people in your life, lack connections, or have to deal with a difficult person. Try to stay balanced and surround yourself with peace. On Saturday, your ruler, Uranus, positively hits Mars, and you can be energized and driven. The week ends with the Moon in your sign, and you can be more open and comfortable in the spotlight.

Best days of the week for Aquarius: Saturday, Sunday

PISCES ♓️

You can focus on the positives and have a more optimistic outlook as the week begins, Pisces, and you can think bigger and brighter. Midweek, you can be more practical and can work on plans for your big ideas that are realistic and attainable. Later in the week, you can open up your mind and think about trying to do things in new ways you haven't before. On Thursday, Mercury retrogrades (appears to move backward) into your work sector, and over the next week, you can struggle with deadlines, structure, and order, health, or little tasks and chores, and can miss the details. You can be extra stressed, so try to have an outlet for it. You may end the week wanting to get some time alone, away from the demands of life and the world, and tending to your inner needs.

Best days of the week for Pisces: Monday

Always Stay Sweet 

xo