Mercury Conjunct Uranus: Flashes of Insight

Mercury conjuncts Uranus at 24 ° of Aries for the third and final time on Tuesday, May 8, 2017.   The first of these three was March 26, 2017 and the second was during it’s retrograde cycle on April 27. A Mercury/Uranus conjunction is not in and of itself anything extraordinary- it happens frequently. This… Continue reading Mercury Conjunct Uranus: Flashes of Insight

Saturn Retrograde: Rewriting the Rules

Saturn retrograde begins on April 6th 2017 at 27° Sagittarius and lasts until August 25, 2017. Saturn deals with the structures and rules that shape our lives, the responsibilities and commitments that we make.  When it goes retrograde, we are given the opportunity to revisit these structures and check in with our bottom-lines.  Do the… Continue reading Saturn Retrograde: Rewriting the Rules

Spring Equinox: The Slow Return of Spring

Monday March 20th at 6:30 am marks Spring Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere. Astrologically, spring equinox occurs when the sun shifts from 29° of Pisces to 0° Aries in the zodiac wheel. Aries is a cardinal sign. Cardinal signs mark the beginning of seasons (like Spring), and therefore carry an initiatory energy. Aries likes to… Continue reading Spring Equinox: The Slow Return of Spring

Venus Retrograde: Reworking Our Values and Relationships

For those who are familiar with astrology, “mercury retrograde” is frequently mentioned.  The conventional thinking is that all of your conversations with others will go awry, your technology will go haywire and your travels will be somehow interrupted.   While those things can happen during a mercury retrograde transit, it is helpful to understand that… Continue reading Venus Retrograde: Reworking Our Values and Relationships

Upcoming Solar Eclipse in Pisces: Prepare to Release

On Sunday, February 26, 2017 we will experience a solar eclipse at 8° of Pisces. Pisces is about surrender. It is an empathic, sensitive and spiritual sign that looks to transcend limitations.  Pisces also likes to escape- escape boundaries, escape responsibility, dive into fantasy and illusion.   As this eclipse is conjunct the south node… Continue reading Upcoming Solar Eclipse in Pisces: Prepare to Release

Understanding the Self through Astrology

Are you an Aries or a Libra? Most people are aware of their sun sign, which is found through the date of birth.  It’s common to hear people describe themselves as a Leo or a Pisces, and many horoscopes in magazines and newspapers will focus only on this point. The study of astrology actually goes… Continue reading Understanding the Self through Astrology