Mercury zips into the sign of Virgo. This is an ideal opportunity to sharpen up about all sorts of facts and figures, basically come rather more grounded in our approach, after its recent potentially frivolous embrace with Venus and Jupiter.
However, in the early parts of today, Saturn is going to be impressing it energies upon the Moon, so it may seem that other people are rather more demanding, we could find ourselves lesser ease with life's imperfections. Despite this, Venus and Jupiter are still in good form, if ushered by the rather strict Saturn themselves. For your FREE Daily Horoscope Saturday 8th August 2015 please read below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
Mars hikes into Leo today boosting vitality, and creativity too. You might discover hidden abilities and desires - whether this relates to a hobby, craft or competitive sport. In addition, you can develop yourself further by pitting your skills against others. Meanwhile, a fun conversation could have interesting consequences.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
Your dreams of getting your home ship-shape continue, as a sparky influence encourages you to get on with tasks you may have been avoiding. These might include clearing out clutter, moving heavy items and putting in hours of hard work. However, once you begin to see the results of your efforts you'll be keen to continue.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
Mercury now in Virgo encourages you to take a look at routines associated with housework, diet, lifestyle and general wellness. As a result, a trip to the library or the chance to surf the net could spotlight information you'll find yourself keen to implement. Even shedding one bad habit might make a major difference.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
You may feel like splurging as Mars roars into Leo from today. Go easy though, as extra expenses can also show up, which might include bills for unexpected items or repairs. At the same time an opportunity to generate more income and to put money away for a special purchase might engage your more creative instincts.
Leo 24 July - 23 August
Even though Venus's continuing backtrack phase might unravel feelings of affection, causing misunderstanding and confusion, a relationship can take a turn for the better if you're willing to see things from a different perspective. In fact, a cosy chat may be all that's needed to offset problems and encourage harmony.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
Chances are you'll have little shortage of ideas now and over the coming weeks. However, you'll need to use both intuition and logic when deciding which you're going to focus on. And if you're looking for solutions to a romantic dilemma, pay attention to any dreams as one of them might reveal exactly what you need to know.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
The Gemini Moon encourages you to study and expand your horizons, although you'll need to research your options a little before you make a start. In addition, if friends are in a similar situation of wanting to get ahead, it may be time to join forces Libra, as pooling ideas and resources can lead to truly exciting opportunities.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
Social ties associated with a job or clubs you're connected to, can be a reason for a get-together that nets you more new friends. You'll enjoy the chance to mingle with those who are positive and dynamic - and who have creative ideas they're keen to share. In fact, one conversation today could be a real game-changer.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
Feelings lead to action, prompting you to embrace new adventures. Yet at this stage, it may be best to go with the flow and see how things pan out - as new information that comes to light might encourage a complete change of direction. Go with it, as the chance to experiment can result in decisions you're likely to stick with.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
An optimistic frame of mind could prove to be a self-fulfilling prophecy and one that brings expansion and prosperity too. Enjoy making plans with friends and loved ones and welcome new ideas into the mix. Later, as the determined Mars zips into your zone of shared resources, you'll be keen to resolve ongoing financial issues.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
Catch the current wave of energy and enthusiasm and ride with it as far as it will take you. Envisage wider ambitions for the future and take a chance on improving key aspects of your life. Today, it seems your faith in a better tomorrow may be rewarded. Plus, family and friends will be supportive and keen to spur you on.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
Over the coming weeks, you might decide to increase the amount of exercise you do, which will likely be down to the presence of Mars enhancing your vitality and focus. If you have energy to spare, channel it into work and upbeat goals that will positively inspire you. In addition, a competitive streak can see you forging ahead.