Today's Birthday (08/10/14). You radiate power this year, charm and creativity overflowing. A Full Moon turning point dawns at home. Status and household improvements add satisfaction to autumn. Finish projects by late December, and dive into playful romance. Practical steps grow your accounts. Educational opportunities tempt spontaneous travels. Sign springtime contracts and issue announcements. Discover new abundance, especially with love.

To get the advantage, check the day's rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is a 7 -- Turn down a costly invitation. Plan and make repairs. It may take a roundabout route to win the prize. The message may not get through the first time. You'll recognize the truth.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Don't let the emotional undercurrents upset you. The Aquarius Full Moon incites a turning point in professional status. Find out which rules apply. An argument or misunderstanding could arise... don't over-extend. Nurture yourself at home.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Stick to practical actions. Travel goes nowhere fast. Bothersome regulations slow things. There's a test involved. Don't pay more than you can afford. Watch intricate details. Figure out a workable compromise. Entertain all suggestions.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Shower a partner with affection and appreciation. Provide support for their work. Play with the kids, and let go of stress or pressure. Let them teach you a new game. Provide popcorn and lemonade.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Play with a partner today and tomorrow. Get outside if you can. Don't gamble or spend. You see the finish line. Put your talent to work. Talk gets farther than action. Say it twice.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- The Aquarius Full Moon opens a new phase in work, health and service. Watch your step. Don't ask for favors or hold important meetings. Avoid arguments. Get practical. Black tie not necessary.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- You can find inexpensive ways to have fun. Get friends involved. Pool your resources. Take advantage of an opportunity that may not come again. Get creative. Avoid stupid arguments. The game's on.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 6 -- Don't make assumptions. Wait to get the full story. A new home phase blossoms with the Aquarius Full Moon. Don't let old sorrows limit you. Renovate your space to reflect a new possibility.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- A turning point develops around ideas and communicating them with the Full Moon. Don't drain your reserves. Cut costs. Assert your opinion without clashing with an authority figure. Plan your next adventure in detail.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- A new phase in money-making begins with this Full Moon. Consult someone with more experience. Don't touch your savings. This might take several tries. Experience has the advantage. Anticipate resistance, and go.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is an 8 -- The Full Moon's in your sign, beginning a new phase in personal growth, confidence and leadership. Things don't go as planned. Work out an issue with a partner. You're learning through experience.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 6 -- You're growing stronger under this Full Moon, launching a phase of spiritual and physical growth, contemplation and nurturing. Consider well before signing contracts. Don't believe everything you hear, especially negative stuff. Enjoy beautiful music.

(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black's legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @lindablack. For more astrological interpretations visit http://www.lindablack.com and http://www.nancyblack.com)

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