Be yourself, make decisions based on what you want and refuse to let anyone push you around. It’s your turn to shine, so tell it like it is. Do your own thing. Expand your interests and gather information that will encourage a healthy, happy lifestyle.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Practice what you preach. Take the initiative to live life your way. Utilize your skills and knowledge to help you achieve peace of mind and a lifestyle that brings you joy.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Do whatever it takes to improve mentally, physically and emotionally. Discipline and hard work will encourage you to set high standards and goals. Strive to reach your objectives.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Take care of issues before they escalate. A practical approach when dealing with an over-the-top person will help you avoid becoming part of the melodrama. Concentrate on being productive.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Don’t waste time arguing over something you cannot change. Use your time and energy to accomplish your goals. You aren’t likely to anticipate a domestic change, but it will turn out well.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — Seek an unusual way to learn or to educate others. A change in how you deal with peers, friends or relatives will help you bring about positive change.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Test your skills. Use your strength and agility to reach physical goals or challenges, and don’t give anyone the chance to mess with you. An intriguing investment will have underlying problems.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Opportunity knocks, and a potential gain is within reach. A partnership with someone who shares your sentiments will blossom into something exciting. Your negotiating skills will be crucial.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Don’t follow in someone’s footsteps. Choose a path that encourages you to advance. You can be loyal without being submissive. Encourage others to do as they please.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Put your emotions on the back burner and head down a path that brings you one step closer to your dream. A creative opportunity will encourage you to follow your heart.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Put more thought into money matters, health and contracts. Keep the peace at home, and channel your energy into something physical that will take your mind off your worries and clear your head.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Too much of anything will work against you. Limit your intake, spending and commitments. Change begins with you; focus on being your best instead of trying to change everyone around you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Take care of bureaucratic issues to avoid delays. Listen to what others say, and step in if someone offers false information. Take care of details, and leave nothing to chance.