Horoscopes for Dec. 11, 2016

Birthdays: Mo’Nique, 49; Gary Dourdin, 50; Jermaine Jackson, 62; Bess Armstrong, 63.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’ll face changes, but don’t let that stop you from doing your own thing or taking on a new project. Activities that get you moving are encouraged.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Short trips, getting together with good friends or relatives and learning all you can about a challenge you want to pursue are all highly recommended.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Stay active and keep in touch with those who contribute something worthwhile to your life. Plan a get-together or spend time with the love of your life.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Pursue new interests and you will meet people who spark your imagination and provide you with opportunities to work on exciting projects.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Consider your current work relationships, how well you are doing professionally and how far you think you can go. Checking out your options will lead to new beginnings.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t let anxiety or anger waste your time. Learn as you go and be willing to explore new possibilities along the way. Don’t let anyone deter you from pursuing your goals.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Spend more time making personal changes that will improve your life. Altering your living arrangements is encouraged.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Refuse to let an emotional situation ruin your day. If someone doesn’t want to take part in the same things you do, be prepared to do your own thing.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Look at your options and choose what you know is doable. Don’t let anyone persuade you to take on the impossible.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Combine the old with the new and the past with the present, and you will head into a bright future. Don’t let emotional matters bring you down.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a moment to go through the pros and cons of a situation that surfaces. You can offer help without overspending if you set boundaries.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can gain ground if you check out the online job market or consider ways that you can bring in more cash or make your financial world simpler.