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No-Spend January, Or Jupiter Really Is in Capricorn

Since Januarys are supposed to be about all the challenges for the new you, I’ve entered one myself. Not completely intentionally, but I thought “might as well.” And because Jupiter just entered Capricorn. Say what? Jupiter is the planet that coordinates expansion – of mind, resources and opportunities. Capricorn, on the other hand, is the […]

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How I Live Zero Waste: Stories of real people and their horoscopes

This story was originally published on astromagazine.ru. Read in Russian. Этот материал изначально был опубликован на сайте astromagazine.ru. Читать на русском. Zero Waste activists talked about their lifestyles and I tried to find eco-friendly pinpoints in their natal charts. “Zero Waste” is a type of lifestyle when you try to minimize your waste. American blogger Bea Johnson was one of its founding […]

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Is Compatibility a Real Thing in Astrology?

Usually the next step for those who somewhat accepted the idea of astrology and let it be, is the question: “Okay, then what about that sign compatibility thingie? Does that work too?”  The short answer is not really. But there is a BUT.  If you don’t have a professional to walk you through the A […]

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The Big E(clipse)

If I had to pick one thing I’d want an average person to know about astrology, it’d be the awareness of eclipses. While it’s important to keep in mind the mainstream topic of Mercury retro dates, it’s even more important to circle the eclipses in your planner. There’s no astrological event as powerful as these guys. […]

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The Ultimate Mercury Retrograde Guide

Even if you know nothing about astrology, chances are you’ve heard about Mercury retrograde. I also bet you $5 that around the time when people talk about Mercury retro, you have had something happen to your phone/computer, your e-mails haven’t gone through, you’ve arrived somewhere just to find your appointment was for next week.  Mercury rules information, communications and […]

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What’s a Natal Chart?

Before we get carried away (because trust me, astrology has that tendency of sucking you into a rabbit hole the moment you show a slight interest), let’s cover the basics. The natal chart. Once you understand what it is, you’ll finally make sense why those horoscopes in your weekly local newspaper seemed like a load of […]