Russell Grant's horoscopes for July 2 to 8By Russell Grant
July 02, 2012
Cancer (Jun22/Jul23) Good food, good wine and good friends fill your world and occupy your time. Invitations to pleasant events are flowing in so enjoy the week in high style and fashion forward.
A stylish outfit attracts many glances of approval. A relationship that begins now may not go the distance, but can bring interesting experiences.
Be on guard for someone you suspect is being deceptive, and trust your intuition in dealing with them. Housecleaning and home repair projects go smoothly with good results.
Leo (Jul24/Aug23) Who would ever underestimate the power of your presence? You're sure to make an impact on everyone you meet, particularly in social settings where you're the host or hostess. Pass up invitations to travel for the moment, as staying close to home is better for you.
A new health routine is paying off, making you look as good as you feel; you can keep things that way by avoiding rich foods and strong drink when you are out and about enjoying life to the full.
Virgo (Aug24/Sep23) Why would you allow a difference of opinion upset a long standing friendship? Surely you can find a way to change someone's mind with charm rather than arguing. Know what you can do and what you want to do and don't say yes to something just because you're asked.
When you over burden yourself, your attitude shifts, resentment rises and you’re not so nice to be around. A fashion update lifts your spirits, puts a spring in your step and gets you noticed.
Libra (Sep24/Oct23) Travel plans may not go so smoothly, so be as prepared by thinking things through before heading out the door. Romance is highlighted; if you're on your own you may find yourself catching the eye someone quite intriguing.
If you already have a steady partner use this time to stir the spark with hearts, flowers and a quiet dinner just for two. Later in the week career matters come into play as you find yourself on the receiving end of a business proposal.
Scorpio (Oct24/Nov22) Spend some quality time relaxing and recapturing special moments with a loved one. A friend who needs professional advice will be contacting you and, although you may be flattered, if you feel ill equipped to answer, refer them to someone else.
Your own education continues as you learn a lesson in graceful communicating.
Get legal papers and all official matter taken care of speedily so important questions won't be left unanswered.
Sagittarius (Nov23/Dec21) As you plan for a major social event, review your finances very carefully and be clever as you write up your list of needs. Can you barter or borrow rather than spend money outright? There are ways to get the things you want without breaking the bank. You're imaginative and resourceful so get your head out of the sand.
Look to the example of visionaries and learn from their tactics; there are many ways you can grow future cash!
Capricorn (Dec22/Jan20) As the deadline for a project approaches; you feel the pressure, get overwrought and even think you've made mistakes. If you act soon enough your participation can be re-negotiated without giving rise to bad feelings and you can walk away with a clear conscience.
Take advantage of open windows that allow a fresh breeze to blow through your environment and your mind. Cleaning and polishing use up excess energy and put you in a happier frame of reference as you enjoy a tidy space.
Aquarius (Jan21/Feb19) TV coverage of weather disasters and other world events distract and unsettle you. Joining forces with others to do something practical for the needy goes a long way toward helping to restore your emotional balance.
Time spent in serene natural locations is also rejuvenating. Keep your distance from people who drain your energy or who foster negativity; your own need for calm and comfort is a high priority so put yourself first for a change.
Pisces (Feb20/Mar20) It's about time you revealed one of your secrets and enjoyed the moment when everyone's jaws drop. You're ability to influence important people is in focus now and you'll surprise even yourself when you see how easily you can sway opinions; take it as a sign that you've become something of a conjurer, if only temporarily!
A new person you meet soon will be more on your wavelength than many of your long time friends, as you discover you have a strong psychic connection.
Aries (Mar21/Apr20) It may seem unfair, but someone is likely to dump extra work on you both in your place of work and at home. With a little clever manoeuvring on your part you'll be able to find willing helpers, so start flashing your winning smile and charming personality.
Good music helps to ease you along as you get quiet enjoyment taking care of the small tasks that can be done alone and behind the scenes. An upset with a loved one is easily resolved by listening.
Taurus (Apr21/May21) Your cheerfulness helps someone close feel better and try harder. A desire to be able to move more freely leads you to adopt less constricting clothing and you'll be surprised at the comments you get. Pleasing yourself could actually start a new fashion trend as others copy your example.
If you find yourself feeling thoughtful, take time out for a walk in pleasant surroundings, sit near a water source, pond, pool or lake, and bring along good music for company.
Gemini (May22/Jun21) You’ll want to kick yourself when you say something you shouldn't have. Your friends will forgive you, so take refuge in that circle of loyal supporters. Thinking you can keep all your relationships operating smoothly at all times is unrealistic.
Shortly you'll be content to retreat to a secluded spot, though communications from people you haven't seen in a while will continue to interfere with your escape from the cares and concerns of a busy world.