Weekly Astrology Forecast for All Signs April 18th 2022
Hold fast to those values
Revelations show whether you are on the same page
You are your most precious asset
What’s the only impediment between a marriage of true minds this week? A disconnect in values, Aries. You finding out that someone holds very different ones to yours. In a really important area. Now, this can be about money and how you spend or save it. But it could just as easily be about personal and/or soul values. The things you firmly believe differentiate right and wrong. What you will and won’t ‘sell your soul’ over. Your personal standard of integrity.
Mercury and Uranus meeting in your 2nd could bring revelations, shocks and surprises. There are also links to the planets now in your mysterious 12th house between the planets this week. The Sun’s entry into your 2nd on the 20th brings a month-long focus on your money, possessions, what you own and consider precious and your value system.
Discovering you and someone else don’t share the same one could serve as a wake-up call. It may be you took for granted they came from the same place of integrity as you do. This week tells you to protect or take care of your assets. These include your time and love. It’s not a week to take gambles with your money. Or your friendship/heart. Invest wisely, Aries. You are too valuable an asset to splurge in the wrong direction.
In a nutshell: Ensure you invest that precious time, friendship and love wisely this week, Aries. Has someone been taking what you give for granted? Or are they showing you it’s all take and no give?
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (2nd to 12th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (2nd)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (12th to 2nd)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (1st to 10th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (2nd)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (12th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (2nd to 11th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (2nd to 12th)
Time to rearrange those priorities
The Year of Living Intensely begins
Happy birthday, Taurus
Your birthday season begins with a wake-up call. What’s the best gift you can give yourself as your fresh cycle begins? Permission to go after those dreams or live life with passion and intensity. Not ‘someday’ – which never comes incidentally. But right NOW.
This week sees a conjunction between Mercury and Uranus in your sign. The importance of self-determined freedom can’t be ignored. What you want to have, do or experience. What you have been putting off or shoving aside. Perhaps your sense of responsibility and commitment has been telling you that what you want isn’t as important as the needs of others? But now you see that you deserve to take your needs as seriously as theirs.
Planets in your 1st link back to those in Uranus’s ruling 11th in your chart. Reigniting your goals and also reviving that social life if it has been on the back-burner lately. This week’s gift is the revelation that there is no time like the present. And the present is a gift you no longer want to waste. Start your new cycle as you mean to live it for the next 12 months. And go after what you really want, Taurus.
In a nutshell: Resolve to live with passion, intention and intensity as your new cycle begins, Taurus. No more putting your own needs on the backburner. Do it not – not ‘someday’. The present is a gift. Unwrap it.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (1st to 11th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (1st)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (11th to 1st)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (12th to 9th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (1st)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (11th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (1st to 10th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (1st to 11th)
Chart your own course
Tune in to your inner wisdom
Drifting down denial may seem like a pleasant idea. Just be aware it contains crocodiles and rapids. Ignoring the presence of either leads to trouble as does taking refuge in the delusion you are Ruler of All Egypt and everything is always sunny there. If you have been tuning out that wise inner wisdom or telling yourself that all is very well when the facts say something different, this week washes you up on the shiny shores of reality.
Ruler Mercury bumps into Uranus in your 12th this week awakening you to what is really going on. Now you see it, don’t ignore it. Uranus always brings revelations and then freedom. So, anything you’ve been tuning out or simply not wanting to face up to is in fact keeping you stuck. This may not necessary be someone else’s actions, but can just as easily be our own. Those habits you know you should ditch for instance. That behaviour that comes from a wound you don’t want to face up to.
There’s no hiding place from whatever it is this week. But that’s a really good thing. This is a cleansing time before your new cycle begins. The Sun’s arrival in your 12th on the 20th marks the period where you get to examine close up what you need to retain and what now needs to be released. No more denial or drifting. Uranus brings you back to reality while your ruler tells you to examine the facts – not the fiction. The result is you are free to chart your own (and healthier) course into the upcoming year free of traps waiting to drag you down and under. As a result – yes, you rule, Gemini.
In a nutshell: This week provides you with a much-needed reality check, Gemini. You’re entering a period where your energy is at a peak. Use this to pierce the veil of illusion and get to the heart of any matter.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (12th to 10th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (12th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (10th to 12th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (11th to 8th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (12th)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (10th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (12th to 9th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (12th to 10th)
Life’s a party – you’re invited!
Make this a week of saying ‘Yes’
New and exciting social circles or friendships open up this week, Cancer. Whatever you do – don’t stay home. Or reject that invitation on the grounds you don’t think it’s your ‘scene’. Your idea of what that is may be changing. Or you discover an intriguing new connection where you would least expect to encounter one.
Your goals, wishes and dreams are in focus now as well as who you know or are connected to. Either personally or professionally as Mercury meets Uranus in its ruling 11th in your chat on the 18th. Friends offer all kinds of benefits – yes, the possibility is there for a friendship that turns into someone more over time too. Someone you meet could open up your horizon or provide entree into a different world from the one you usually inhabit. And you’ll never know unless you say yes, Cancer.
Joining in a club, cause, movement that makes a different or a group with shared interests is also favoured as the Sun slides into your 11th on the 20th. The planets in here are also aligning with those in your expansion and freedom sector. Hence the promise of people with pre-packaged benefits to offer you. Your goals become more important – either a new or existing one. And those you already know or new acquaintances could provide you with what you need for goal attainment. Whatever you are seeking this week, whether this is a new love, a new job or something you want to launch or attain, people power your future path towards it. All the more reason to get connecting.
In a nutshell: Break out of that cocoon as this is no week to deprive others of your colour, Cancer. It’s a week to catch up with old friends and make new ones. People power your future. Connect to yours.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (11th to 9th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (11th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (9th to 11th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (10th to 7th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (11th)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (9th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (11th to 8th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (11th to 9th)
Dress to impress
Take care of business
Do the work
On with the show this week, Leo and game face on. Ruler the Sun lands in your 10th and the spotlight hits you. Aim for something lasting now. It’s all about those foundations. It’s time to tap into the limitless power of your ruler to fuel those ambitions or what you think you can achieve. A little self-belief goes a long way. You may be amazed how concentrated effort pays off for you. Take care of business and then you’ll find yourself in the position of having the time you want to take care of the business of pleasure. An unexpected opportunity to showcase those smarts or make your move needs readiness. Go for it.
You may be entering into a new and potentially long term agreement with someone. Contracts and important papers may feature. Negotiate like a boss and project confidence. Get behind those ideas. Above all, do the work and don’t shirk those responsibilities, Leo. There’s a good reason for this. Next month opens up one of the most expansive and freeing cycles you have experienced in a very long time. Where travel, opportunity and new experiences propel you into a whole new realm of possibilities. You won’t want to slow the start of this by having to take care of the business of well – taking care of business. This week could place someone in your path who has sterling advice to give you. Take it on board. Play by the accepted rules, adopt a first things first approach to what needs to be done. You’ll see nothing pays off like persistence and rewards fall due from this. The bigger ones have yet to come which are you leaping unencumbered into something breathtaking from next month.
In a nutshell: There are no shortcuts to success, Leo. Time to focus on what needs to be done and in doing so, make your very best impression. You’re setting yourself up for recognition now – and freedom in the future.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (10th to 8th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (10th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (8th to 10th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (9th to 6th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (100h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (8th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (10th to 7th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (10th to 8th)
Love is the surprise
No more so-so
Expand your possibilities
Ruler Mercury is in Cupid mode this week beaming in dreamy, romantic, once-upon-a-time love as it angles to Venus at the start of the week. It’s meeting with Uranus the same day could see that arrow appear out of nowhere. Exciting and unexpected news or yes, even encounters propel you out of the mehs and on into something heart-starting. This week electrifies and tells you tepid just isn’t an option. And if you have been putting up with the so-so instead of the so hot, the universe may conspire to propel you out of it.
This is not a week to simply ‘settle’. But it is a week to examine if that is what you have allowed yourself to do. You kickstart the future when you have the courage and optimism to try the things you have always wanted to do but hesitated over now the Sun enters your 9th on the 20th. It’s time to blaze a trail, Virgo. And to let go of self-doubt, low expectations and fear of success/failure/the opinions of others.
Travel is highlighted as are foreign affairs of all descriptions – meeting, doing business with or interacting with people from other countries. The Sun in your life activates your Superconscious mind. That’s the part that links you to the possibilities of the multiverse. It operates without limitations. Take some time out from what could now be a busy schedule and use this to come up with a bigger, more exciting game plan for your future. If you do, it can propel you into the hot zone for ‘23. No more lukewarm, so-so for you, Virgo.
In a nutshell: No more settling for so-so, Virgo. Surprise twists and turns could propel you out of tepid and back into the hot zone. Whether it’s in love or what you desire to experience, time for that breakout move!
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (9th to 7th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (9th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (7th to 9th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (8th to 5th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (90h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (7th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (9th to 6th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (9th to 7th)
Get ready for a powerful transformation
Ask for what you really want
Dance with the cycle of change
Change awakens us. Change makes us feel alive. Change can hand us freedom, solutions and opportunities we could not access beforehand. Changing our minds or thoughts can change our future. So, funny how we tend to avoid it seeing only the negative aspects of change.
If something is no longer aligned to your core values, then expect a shift this week. In fact, don’t wait, set one in motion. Especially if this is around your work or involves a personal transformation thanks to the angle between Mercury and your ruler Venus on the 18th. This day also brings a conjunction between Mercury and Uranus – both of which impact Venus in your house of everyday responsibilities, habits and wellbeing. A new way of working or simply being propelled out of that rut could follow. And these are just two examples of positive change.
How you value yourself and how you communicate this lies at the heart of any changes once the Sun arrives in your 8th on the 20th. This cuts across business and your intimate relationships. It’s about how you expect to be treated and are rewarded. This is of course your ‘other’ money house. Your salary or benefits are ruled by the house. As are loans, mortgages, investments and assets you share with a partner – the joint account or home for instance.
How confident and powerful you feel when it comes to negotiating what you are entitled to will be highlighted over the next month. Not just when it comes to money but also how you are treated personally. Are you afraid to ask for what you want because you fear you won’t get it or will disrupt the status quo? Empowered and positive change includes ditching any residual fears around this. What you will realise is you can’t change anyone but yourself in this cycle. You can change how you respond, do things or react. Transform into the change you want to be in your life.
In a nutshell: There’s no resisting the power of change this week, Libra. Chances are it’s overdue. Just remember without change, things cannot improve. Changes within bring the shift you want to see in your outer world.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (8th to 6th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (8th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (6th to 8th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (7th to 4th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (80h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (6th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (8th to 5th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (8th to 6th)
Don’t place limitations on love
Let go, let flow
Open to fresh possibilities
When we become fixated on one thing or even person, we become blind to all other possibilities around us. We fail to see there may be something better on offer. Even if it or they are right in front of us. It’s like the person who sets goals and becomes so focused on that future outcome they end up with tunnel vision and miss all the magic around them in the moment. Don’t fall into that trap this week, Scorpio.
Yes you may be the luckiest and most loved-up sign out there. Many of you may be thanking your extremely lucky stars comprised of the line up in your magical 5th and now the Sun (20th) and other planets in your house of long term love and partnerships. If you are with the right person you know it now. Those of you seeking that special connection need to remain very open minded about what love may look like for you. This also includes working, business and collaborative ventures as well as what a deep committed friendship can offer. Let go of any preconceptions of what form this may take or what it looks like.
Surprises may be in store for you connected to someone close to you or even your children if you have them thanks to the Mercury/Uranus conjunction in your 7th aligning to Venus in your 5th. Just understand that while you’ll know if something is right, if it’s wrong or turned into plain hard work circumstances may propel you out and away from it. Above all, don’t hang on to the past if the other party is clearly no longer just not that into you or fixate on one possibility. Letting go means letting flow. Have faith in a higher power of love in that it will find you in just the form it is meant to. As you do, you’ll suddenly see so many fresh options wink on electrifying the path ahead.
In a nutshell: Whatever you can dream or imagine, the universe can come up with something better, Scorpio. So, don’t limit your potential or the possibilities swirling around you this week. Open your mind.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (7th to 5th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (7th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (5th to 7th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (6th to 3rd)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (70h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (5th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (7th to 4th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (7th to 5th)
Shake up that routine
Turn the ordinary extraordinary
Seize the day!
Mercury in its ruling 6th meets Uranus at the start of the week while both angle back to Venus in your 4th. Moving home or office, working from home, making money out of your home all feature.
A radically different day or lifestyle awaits you this week, Sag. One that energises and electrifies you. Charge up that routine, ditch those bad habits and rework those responsibilities. Feeling drained or at a low ebb? Look to what you eat, think, do or don’t do and the atmosphere where you spend most of your day. What’s stuck? How do you unstick it?
Look to your environment. Is it cluttered and dull? Very often what we surround ourselves with or in reflects our state of mind. Take an organised, pragmatic approach to this as the Sun illuminates the dust and stuff you no longer need. Streamline and beautify every aspect of your day. Feel lighter as a result. Work changes may offer the stimulus you need. As could new priorities when it comes to your diet, exercise and the full time occupation of living well and better.
This week asks you to make a move and to seize the day. From radically tiny such as off the couch or as revolutionary large as a house move. It really doesn’t matter what form it takes. Just that you ditch any procrastination. The benefits however will set you up to fully engage with the love, light and freedom that’s waiting for you in May, Sag.
In a nutshell: Your everyday routine or the environment you spend the most time in hands you clues to what’s going on within you, Sag. What needs a shot of juice or a much-needed shake-up? Get busy this week.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (6th to 4th)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (6th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (4th to 6th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (5th to 2nd)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (60h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (4th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (6th to 3rd)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (6th to 4th)
The Sun joins Mercury and Uranus in its ruling 5th this week. This may have you feeling spring has finally sprung, Cappy. Invitations, dating, mating, recognition and you being the centre around which everything revolves now – this is no time to be shy. Showcase your talents and abilities. Put yourself out there. There’s a flow of messages, news and effortless attraction happening at the start of the week. Delightfully surprising twists and turns send you on a merry-go-round of possibilities as Mercury and Uranus mix and mingle on the 18th. You should be too as both link to Venus in Mercury’s ruling 3rd.
Offers, messages of love, romance and getting yourself noticed for all the right reasons see you in harmony with everyone and everything around you. Or you should be. If something is just a chore or plain hard work, time to effortlessly let it go secure in the knowledge something (or someone) better awaits you.
Babies, children and parenting or contact with children as well as that lover who could turn you into a parent offer pathways to joy and unexpected delight. Uranus in your 5th however is associated with unplanned pregnancy. So, if a bundle of joy is not what you want right now, please use extra precautions. You want to be loved, seen, adored and told how special you are. No, it’s not vanity or narcissism. We all need positive strokes once in a while and this is your time to receive them. Lucky for you – the stars are aligned to oblige.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (5th to 3rd)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (5th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (3rd to 5th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (4th to 1st)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (50h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (3rd)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (5th to 2nd)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (5th to 3rd)
Alter your space
Where have you been chosen to live?
Make those lifestyle changes
Mercury meets your ruler Uranus in your 4th this week. Linking back to Venus in its ruling 2nd. Decisions around home, family, property, living arrangements and lifestyle are highlighted for you. Look to what supports and sustains you. Those foundations. Especially on the 24th when Mercury will link back to Saturn in your sign.
If shifts occur, please be aware that anything build on bedrock or to last in your life can only be shaken – not collapse. If you are put in a position where you have to move take it that you are totally lived out your destiny in your present home. Just like people, houses have ‘energy’. That energy attracts certain experiences and people to us when we are under its roof. Once we have learned what we need to from this, we move on. Houses also choose their occupants. So, this week could see the one that slipped through your fingers earlier reappear. Or your outrageous offer is miraculously accepted.
The path to living your lifestyle your way and not how anyone else thinks you should is highlighted once the Sun arrives in here on the 20th. It’s time to claim that and go your own way if you have been living in your family’s shadow. Of course, you could be right where you are supposed to be. If so, an opportunity could present itself to send those roots deeper. Home improvements, redecorating, extending your home to accommodate a new way or working or even a new family member inject a fresh appreciation. That new roomie opens up new circles or possibilities for you. No more narrow minded living. Expand the space you inhabit.
In a nutshell: What adds to your sense of belonging and security, Aquarius? It’s all about those psychological roots and foundation now. Living in a way that reflects your truth is the real homecoming on offer.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (4th to 2nd)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (4th)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (2nd to 4th)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (3rd to 12th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (40h)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (2nd)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (4th to 1st)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (4th to 2nd)
Big up your brand
Take a leap of faith
Activate the power of attraction
Mercury and Uranus in Mercury’s ruling 3rd impact on Venus and your ruler Neptune in your sign this week. It’s time to listen to your own inner messages. And if you do receive news – which is likely, to go with your gut instincts on how you respond. Stick to this rule and you’ll be amazed at the flow of happiness, creativity and joy heading your way now.
The only way to block this is truly nothing but self-doubt. Ditch it. With any planet in your 1st you plant the seeds for your future in key areas. You have had the benefit of a once in 165 year line up. Look at what is showing signs of huge potential growth now or take it this is time to launch those projects and plans as the Sun sweeps into your 3rd from the 20th.
You just have a few more weeks remaining of co-ruler Jupiter in your sign so make the most of it. Time to look to your image if you have not already done this. Big it up along with that message in some way. Luck is on your side more than at any other time. Plus you have the power of attraction working for you. You do have to take that first crucial step to activate it however. This is no time for baby steps. It’s time to take that leap of faith. It begins with faith in yourself. Take it from me – someone or even a whole audience, will be captivated by all you have to offer.
In a nutshell: Offers, invitations, good news, likes and the response you were hoping for come winging towards you this week. Activate the potential around you by taking a chance on yourself. Go big or go home, Pisces.
Apr 18 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Venus in Pisces (3rd to 1st)
Apr 18 2022 Mercury and Uranus conjunct in Taurus (3rd)
Apr 18 2022 Venus in Pisces sextile Uranus in Taurus (1st to 3rd)
Apr 18 2022 Sun in Aries square Pluto in Capricorn (2nd to 11th)
Apr 20 2022 Sun enters Taurus (3rd)
Apr 21 2022 Juno enters Pisces (1st)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius (3rd to 12th)
Apr 24 2022 Mercury in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces (3rd to 1st)
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