New Year resolutions shouldn't be made until the New Moon in Capricorn on January 11, because that's the best time to make promises that will stick.
Capricorn is an ambitious sign that points us toward the mountaintop and equips us with the patience, discipline and persistence to reach it. Establishing constructive routines and productive habits is favored with this Sun-Moon conjunction in this practical and responsible sign.
You can see what's in store for you personally with a 30-Day Astrology Forecast, and look up your sign below to see how January's New Moon in Capricorn will change your life!
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
Career concerns should be at the top of your "to-do" list with this productive Capricorn New Moon in your professional 10th House of Career. Taking on more responsibilities is appropriate if you're well organized and committed enough to manage them. Even your most unconventional ideas will require discipline and patience to transform them from idealistic concepts into practical reality.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
This ambitious Capricorn New Moon in your 9th House of Faraway Places and Higher Education promotes travel and learning. You will go further in your work life and personal development by making a commitment to broaden your horizons. Connecting with people from other cultures and investing energy in expanding your mind add confidence and strengthen your convictions.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Relationships may be more demanding now, but putting in some hard work patiently can build personal connections and enhance professional alliances. It's vital, though, that you keep your feet on the ground and stick to your commitments. Earning trust by demonstrating reliability and realism will enhance your reputation and build a solid foundation for accomplishment with others.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
This hardworking New Moon lands in your 7th House of Partners to put a fresh start into relationships. It's important to know what you want and to go for it with a strong sense of purpose. If not, you may find yourself being pushed around by others. Take the lead making and maintaining connections and use this time to go public with a plan or a project that's built on a solid foundation.
Leo (July 23 - Aug. 22)
Applying yourself to difficult tasks and developing new skills are pushed by this Sun-Moon conjunction in your 6th House of Daily Routine. Modestly pushing forward with projects that aren't quite ready for prime time can get you ready to make a bigger splash next month. Healthy habits are a must because your body and mind need to be at maximum efficiency to achieve your ambitious goals.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22)
Creativity and romance get a boost with this efficient Capricorn New Moon in your 5th House of Fun and Games. Coming across with confidence should put you into a leadership position. It's important, though, to remember that others may lack your efficiency and commitment. Driving yourself for pleasure or to be productive is great as long as you don't expect the same of everyone.
Libra (Sept. 23 - Oct. 22)
Shoring up your base is appropriate with this efficient Capricorn New Moon in your 4th House of Home and Family. Putting your household in order both physically and emotionally will probably require patience and discipline, but upgrading your environment provides the support you need to advance your professional interests. Private work will produce positive public results.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 - Nov. 21)
Getting facts straight with additional study and research could be a key to success now. This organized Capricorn New Moon lands in your 3rd House of Information and Communication. Being authoritative when you speak comes from careful preparation. Important conversations will work best when you think about what you're going to say in advance and listen attentively to others.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21)
This ambitious Capricorn New Moon in your 2nd House of Assets highlights money and resources. Managing your cash flow, material goods and personal energy requires more planning and discipline than usual. But if you keep your eye on long-term goals, any sacrifices of immediate pleasure will seem worthwhile. A commitment to develop your talents will make you even more valuable.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19)
You are ready to rock with this New Moon in your productive sign. This is your personal New Year when you get charged up and put yourself into gear to climb the mountain of success. Taking care of your body is a must so that it's as strong as your mind. It's a great time to push yourself harder and be leader by setting an example of commitment and purposefulness that others will follow.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18)
This New Moon is complex because it initiates a fresh cycle in your life, but it occurs in the most private part of your chart. The Sun-Moon conjunction in ambitious Capricorn falls in your 12th House of Privacy, where what you do behind the scenes is more important than your visible activities. Giving and seeking support builds connections and helps you take the next step in your spiritual development.
Pisces (Feb. 19 - March 20)
Friends and colleagues can add more to your life with this productive Capricorn New Moon in your 11th House of Groups. While you can get help from accomplished individuals, this is also your chance to step up and take a more prominent role within an organization. Being more ambitious about your goals works well when you match the dream with hard work and concentration.