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Aries Sun/Rising Holding in there, Aries? June was a whirlwind of retrogrades and eclipses. Luckily, July has a slightly lighter load. You’re going to shift heavy focus from your communities to your career, maturation, and social status in the beginning of July. When Saturn Retrograde enters Capricorn on July 1st, you may have to face the music regarding your path. Are you working towards your ideal career, or career goals? How can you mature through accountability, change, and attitude? And, are you happy with how others are viewing you right now? Consider these questions for the next few months as this is an ideal time to rethink, review, revise your futuristic vision. The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn on the 5th is an awesome time to take your journey into consideration so far. Reflect on your achievements, progress, and goals at this time. Life seems to pick up when Mercury stations direct on the 12th. This will make your sector of home and family a little easier to maneuver. It will also be an ideal time to compassionately communicate what you’d like to do with your home and family moving forward. After all, these goals can be tied to your futuristic vision! Around the 16th, Saturn Retrograde will quincunx the True Node Retrograde, which is bringing a point of tension between maturation and destiny. It’s time to begin thinking of what you want, and if what you’re doing currently will get you there. Mid-July may feel awkward and tense because of this aspect. However, in order to get out, one must go through first! The attitude of the end of July feels more positive and bright. The New Moon in Cancer on the 20th is an excellent time to set new intentions regarding your home and family. This may even be the time where many people are thinking of, or expecting to move. So, if this is the case, set some new intentions with moving. Ask yourself how your new living experience can become more aligned to what you desire. This may also be the ideal time to set intentions to heal familial wounds moving forward. On the 22nd, the Sun moves into your sister fire sign, Leo! Leo Season will feel vivacious, warm, and outgoing. You’ll have the confidence and stamina to begin making your necessary changes. The end of July goes out with a bang when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde on the 27th. Jupiter Retrograde is about the spiritual journey and soul expansion. Neptune Retrograde is the truth coming to light. When these two bodies make a positive aspect, you can expect to gain some inner clarity or truth that will help you move forward on a better foot. This will be strongly related to your mental health, career, maturation, and social status. Take note of your dreams at this time as well as re-occurring numbers.
Taurus Sun/Rising Slow and steady wins the race, but you already knew that, Taurus. The slow-moving feeling of retrograde season combined with the slammed eclipse energy feels electric. June may have been a lot to process, so July will feel like a blessing in disguise. The Capricorn transits in the beginning of July are going to shift your focus to your education, spirituality, and even travel. On July 1st, Saturn Retrograde in Capricorn is going to begin teaching you some much-needed lessons that will aide you in your journey. Is there something you have to explore, or learn? Does it have to go with your crushing sense of existentialism? Taurus, you can be hedonistic at times, even slow-moving and lazy. Life can feel like its passing you by. With Saturn Retrograde shining light on your spiritual journey, education, and travel, this is the ideal time to ask yourself if you’re really living the life you want to live. Maybe it’s time to begin thinking long-term of how to expand your mindset. This could be strongly related to continuing your education, taking a trip in the future, and/or acknowledging spiritual lessons that will help you grow as a person. When the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn happens on the 5th, this is also a fantastic time to reflect. Take this time to congratulate yourself on your accomplishments regarding your journey and education so far. But also take time to remind yourself that you are a forever student – there is always something else to be learned. When Mercury stations direct in Cancer on the 12th, your ability to communicate and learn will seem easier. Now is the time to absorb new information, particularly from conversations with your immediate family members. On the 16th, Saturn Retrograde will quincunx True Node Retrograde. This will bring on a point of tension in your life, which will beg the question – what do you need to let go of in order to become the best version of yourself? Whatever you choose to hang onto or let go of will be part of your spiritual journey. On the 20th, the New Moon in Cancer will be an ideal time to set down new intentions. How can you be a better communicator? What are some necessary conversations you need to have? What are you open to learning more about? Consider these questions when setting new intentions with the New Moon. The Sun enters Leo on the 22nd, kicking off Leo Season! Leo Season can be the ideal time to remind you how to have fun. The final transit is on the 27th, when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde. Jupiter Retrograde aims to methodically expand your POV with your spiritual journey and education. Neptune Retrograde aims to expose the truth in your work environment and health. With these two in a positive aspect to each other, this is the ideal time to accept what needs to be shed to make your life more positive. Maybe it’s a negative mindset, toxic work environment, unhealthy relationship with work, or inactivity that’s holding you back from reaching your highest self. Be mindful of what comes out in work and health at the end of July. Take these truths into consideration when figuring out how to move forward.
Gemini Rising/Sun If you thought June was dramatic, then just wait for July! The theme for July is all about gaining clarity of the self. Gemini, you’re hailed as the sign with Two Faces. As a multifaceted person, are all your personalities in alignment with your true self? On July 1st, Saturn Retrograde moves in Capricorn, which will teach you karmic lessons in your sector of the hidden. These lessons will be strongly related to all that this hidden in your life – money, sex, occult, relationships, etc. It can even be lessons relating to aspects of yourself that you want to remain hidden. These aspects may be terrifyingly honest, which could be something you’ve been avoiding. Take note of what becomes exposed over the next few months. Although anxiety-fueling, just know that all things hidden eventually come to light. On July 5th, the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn may be a time to reveal in the light. This may be an ideal time to reflect on the year thus far, particularly what you’ve been upfront and honest about. Likewise, it could be an ideal time of how your secrets may have crippled your relationships, your self-esteem, and life so far. It may be easier to let go with compassion when Mercury stations direct in Cancer on the 12th. With Mercury direct, this may be easier for you to move forward with taking pleasure in the little things in life. It could be sharing a meal with family, or opening up your favorite family member. Mid-July will pose the question of “What needs to change?” when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes the True Node Retrograde. This is an excellent time to examine why you keep parts of yourself hidden from the world. Can these aspects of yourself be revealed? Can you become more honest as to who you truly are instead of adjusting yourself to fit your immediate situation? Consider these questions as you continue to embrace all aspects of yourself. By the New Moon on the 20th, this is the time to set new intentions regarding financial matters and investments. Investments can be emotional, personal, financial, or a combination of the three. By the end of the month, the Sun will move into Leo which will light up your area of communication. It’s time to be bold, expressive, and unapologetic with what you say. Say what you want, mean it, and own it. July concludes with its final transit on the 27th, when Saturn Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde. When Saturn Retrograde and Neptune Retrograde link up in a positive aspect, you can expect the truth to unfold regarding a hidden matter that will strongly affect your sense of self. In other words, you can expect to hold yourself accountable by the end of the month. It may be wise to watch for re-occurring numbers or looking up the spiritual meanings of animals that cross your path.
Cancer Sun/Rising If your commitments have been on the brain, then this will carry into the month of July. When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st, it’ll be highlighting your commitments, contracts, and relationships. What are the lessons coming into fruition about your agreements and commitments? Are you engaging in the right type of relationships at this time? Venus Retrograde will be over by this time, which means you will have clarity moving forward with what you value in your relationships. You may reach a finality or conclusion regarding certain relationships by the 5th. The 5th will be crucial to closing commitments, contracts, and relationships as this day will be hosting the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn. The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse may rapidly close some doors. Let this happen. Everything comes to an end for a reason. By the 12th, you may feel a sigh of relief when Mercury stations direct in Cancer. Over the past few weeks, there may have been difficultly acting in your true nature or communicating who you really are. After the 12th, there will be a peace of mind as to who you intrinsically are and who can see you for you. By the 16th, you may find yourself at odds with your intuitive side regarding your commitments and relationships. On the 16th, Saturn Retrograde will quincunx the True Node Retrograde, creating tension when learning crucial karmic lessons at the expense of your own subconscious. This will be a time where your inner truth or intuition will have a voice about what or who you’ve committed yourself too. Sometimes clarity is coupled with anxiety after avoiding the inevitable truth. Let yourself feel what you need to at this time. The New Moon in Cancer on the 20th will be crucial to re-defining your sense of self and self-worth. Set new intentions or goals as to how you can better yourself. This may revolve around shedding unnecessary, toxic commitments. It may be centered around honing into your intuitive side. When the Sun moves into Leo on the 22nd, this will spark your zone of wealth. You may experience financial and material abundance during Leo Season! The last transit of July will conclude when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde on the 27th. Jupiter Retrograde is expanding your commitments, relationships, and agreements. This can be either extremely positive or negative in its effect. It will also be related to your higher journey. Neptune Retrograde is revealing the truth in your spiritual journey and education. When these two Retrogrades link up in a positive aspect, this implies that your commitments and relationships are serving you a lesson that is crucial to your journey. It could be strongly related to your self-worth, what you value in your relationships, and what needs to be shed in order to move forward in your own life. Just remember that you come before anyone else in this lifetime, and therefore, should be your own main priority!
Leo Sun/Rising Is it all in your head, Leo? Sometimes it’s hard to tell. Leos are known for their tremendous heart, presence, and appraisal which can skew the reality of day-to-day life. This may be the focal point of July. When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st and with the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse on the 5th, these transits will shine a spotlight on your health, environment, and work. It’s time to learn where you’re over-extending yourself. As a generous person, you tend to go all out which can translate in your work ethic. But maybe it’s time to pull back and see what needs to be adjusted. You may be over- or under-working at this time. Or feeling inadequate, unseen, and unappreciated at work. Saturn Retrograde will teach karmic lessons regarding your relationship with work, and how it affects your health. By mid-July, these lessons will be highlighted again when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde. This particular transit will call your purpose into question. Is your current job what you want? Are you getting the recognition you crave from it? Is this aligned with your desired path? Consider these questions at this time. Luckily, Mercury Retrograde in Cancer will station direct by mid-July, implying that you’ll engage with your more compassionate inner voice when contemplating your relationship with work. The New Moon in Cancer on the 20th is an ideal time for shadow-work, healing, and self-love. This can be a great time to implement self-love practices. If you are dealing with work stressors, use the New Moon as the time to re-focus your mindset and attitude with work. It could be utilizing self-forgiveness for any job-related blunders, or empathizing with that coworker you just can’t get along with. It can also be a great time to renew your mindset to move forward on a more positive note. Luckily, life gets a little sweeter when the Sun enters Leo on the 22nd! Leo Sun is your time to shine. This is when you’re the brightest, boldest personality in the room. Leo Sun is also great for a renewed sense of optimism and self-confidence. This will give you strength when working with the final transit on the 27th. On the 27th, Jupiter Retrograde will sextile Neptune Retrograde. This positive aspect connects your work and health to your commitments. What are you committed to producing in this life-time? Is your commitment to your work hindering or advancing you? What are some commitments that you can shed to improve your overall health? Regardless, try to hold yourself accountable for when your dramatizing mundane, minute details or giving life to unnecessary stressors. What you choose to give life to can really impact your mindset!
Virgo Sun/Rising Virgos are notorious for prioritizing everything but fun. Maybe it’s time to rethink your priorities in July! When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st, this will be impacting your zone of creativity, fun, and even drama. You can expect to learn karmic lessons over the next 4 months following this transit. The primary lesson will be in relation to your happiness. With the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn on the 5th, it’s time to reflect on what you’re doing that makes you happy. Do you have hobbies you enjoy doing for the sake of it? Are there ways you could be having more fun, and making it a priority? Is there any drama that needs to come to head? Consider these questions at the beginning of July. Life will get a little easier with your groups when Mercury stations direct in Cancer on the 12th. When Mercury stations direct, you’ll find that it’ll be easier to express yourself in your groups. It may even be easier to make plans and see old friends. It could also be an ideal time for building up new connections. On the 16th, Saturn Retrograde will quincunx True Node Retrograde, bringing in a point of tension between karmic lessons and destiny. Mid-July is going to be a point of reflection. This will be the time to review the lessons learned thus far, and apply said lessons to your current journey. In fact, these lessons may hold the answer to a major decision or choice that you have to make at this time. The New Moon in Cancer on the 20th may feel like a sigh of relief. This is the ideal time to begin anew, to start over. This will be highlighting your sector of communities. It may be around the time where you’re letting go of old connections, but also welcoming new connections. If this is the case, set intentions for what you’re looking for in your new connections. Ask yourself what you value most in a relationship, then set the intention to receive that in any relationship you go forward with. On the 22nd, the Sun will move into Leo which will be impacting your subconscious for the next month. Sun in Leo is cheerful optimism in the face of adversity, which will help you feel renewed when dealing with hardships, difficult decisions, and major life transitions. Sun in Leo will give you the strength to carry on, especially when the truth is exposed in your relationships at the end of the month. On the 27th, Jupiter Retrograde will sextile Neptune Retrograde, calling expansion into your relationships. What is exactly expanding in your relationships – fun or drama? Whatever the answer is, the truth will come with it. It’s time to take the rose-colored glasses off about the people in your life.
Libra Sun/Rising Libra, it could be time to finally examine the skeletons in your closet. July is going to heavily focus on career, maturation, spiritual journey, the home, and the family. Between the 1st to the 5th, Saturn Retrograde will move into Capricorn and a Full Moon Lunar Eclipse will also occur in the sign of Capricorn. This is the time where karmic lessons will begin to come out with your home and family. It could be strongly related to the home/family you grew up with, or the one you’ve established in adulthood. Your karmic lessons could be related to healing from childhood pains, or healing a wounding in your established home/family. It’s a time of acceptance, forgiveness, and growth. By July 12th, Mercury will station direct in Cancer, bringing clarity regarding your path moving forward. Clarity could come from a period of maturation, acceptance of a change in social status, and regarding your career path. Because Mercury is in Cancer, it can also be strongly related to the home, family, and Mother/Divine Feminine. This theme is amplified on around the 16th when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde. This transit is a point of tensions between learning the karmic lessons needed to go forward on your own journey towards fate and destiny. Be mindful of what arises at this time as it may bring you to a crossroads in your destiny. Themes would be related to your childhood, relationship with your mother, and your home. Consider this transit as a time between the crossroads of the past and future. With the New Moon in Cancer on the 20th, it may be a great time to set down new intentions regarding your future. It can be related to your career advances, your status in society, and what you want to work towards as a future goal. When the Sun moves into Leo on the 22nd, this is going to bring optimism and pleasure in your communities. It’ll be a great time to rely on old friends and loved ones. Loyalty, determinism, and strength can be found in your connections. These will be the people who can help you move forward on a better foot. The final transit is on July 27th when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde. Jupiter Retrograde is spiritual journey and expansion, affecting your home and family. Neptune Retrograde is bringing the truth to light, affecting your environment and health. Together, you can expect to have inner clarity or knowledge regarding your immediate environment and how it affects your health. This will then be in relation to your home and family, particularly what you want to change about these areas of your life for the better or worse. The choice is yours – don’t hesitate. You already know what you want to do.
Scorpio Sun/Rising As a sign who embodies massive transformation, this year has been no exception thus far, Scorpio. July is going to bring some karmic points to head, which will help you move along in your own journey. Between the 1st to the 5th, Saturn Retrograde will move in Capricorn and the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse will also be in Capricorn. This will be affecting your sector of communication and learning. It can also be in relation with your siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins. This is the ideal time to capitalize on lessons learned the hard way so far. Maybe it’s in relation to how you communicate or what you choose to communicate. It could be the mending and breaking of immediate familial bonds. It may also be the implementation of learning new material. On the 12th, Mercury will station direct in Cancer, bringing forward movement to your sector of spiritual journey, higher learning, and even travel. This is the ideal time to begin planning for the long haul. It could be meticulously putting together a future travel plan. It’s more likely related to healing from wounds and traumas by taking your karmic lessons into consideration. This is the forward movement of embracing the journey you’re on. Said journey will be impacted again on the 16th when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde. This is the point of tension in your fate and destiny moving forward. It’s time to accept change and lessons regarding your communication style, conversations, immediate family, and new information. Whatever your karmic lesson is related to, it will bring you to a crossroads in your fate and destiny with accepting the unknown, the hidden, and the taboo. This may be the time where family secrets and secret conversations begin to unravel. These secrets could be related to taboo subjects – death, sex, money, and occult. Be gentle with yourself at this time. When the New Moon in Cancer occurs on the 20th, this is the ideal time to take a step back to think about how you want to move forward in your spiritual destiny. It may be wise to consider setting the intention to move forward with a healthier, more compassionate relationship with yourself, your family, your home, and even your mother. It may also be ideal to set the intention of self-compassion and self-forgiveness, as this will aid in your spiritual journey. Luckily, you can rely on some optimistic determinism in your long-term goals when the Sun moves into Leo on the 22nd. Leo Season is a great time to chip away at long-term career and growth goals with a cheerful confidence. July concludes with a bang when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde on the 27th. Jupiter Retrograde is spiritual journey and expansion, affecting your zone of communication, learning, and immediate familial bonds. Neptune Retrograde is exposing the truth in your areas of drama and creation. This could be the time where truth emerges in your daily conversations, or with your immediate family. It could also be a time where you find that what you’ve learned in the past isn’t holding up to present day truths.
Sagittarius Sun/Rising As a true free spirit, it may be time to rethink, review, revise your morals and stability at this time, Sagittarius. 2020 may have put that lack of stability or desire for stability into perspective. When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st and the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn occurs on the 5th, this will be strongly affecting your area of wealth, materials, and stability. Capricorn’s influence is going to ask you to reflect on your tenacity, stability, and goal-setting abilities. Over the next 4 months, Saturn Retrograde is going to teach you lessons in regard to your stability. This may be strongly related to a lack of stability, a need for stability, financial literacy, and material losses/gains. Utilize the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse to end any poor financial planning or literacy at this time. It can be useful to end any poor budgeting habits moving forward. When Mercury stations direct in Cancer on the 12th, this is an ideal time to have forward movement with finances. Mercury being direct brings forward movement with transforming your relationship with your finances, particularly your investments. This may also be a time where prior investments begin paying off! This may be amplified around the 16th when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde, bringing tension between stability and finances with commitments and contracts. This could be the time where you see how certain investments could pay off, or pay off in unexpected manners. This may also be a time where you ought to consider prioritizing certain agreements that bring peace of mind and stability into your life. The crossroads of commitments will be strongly implicated by your desire to invest, and where to invest. Go with the opportunities that will continue paying off in the long-run. Aim for the long-term reward. This transit can be positively influenced by the New Moon in Cancer on the 20th. New Moons are a time to commit yourself to a new intention. As this New Moon will be highlighting your ability to transform, particularly with knowing what to let go of and when to invest. You ought to consider setting intentions to transform your ability to stabilize, your financial literacy, and your ability to let go of prior investments that didn’t pay off. The final transit will be on July 27th, which is when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde. Jupiter Retrograde has the ability to expand, both in positive and negative affect, and is impacting your finances and stability. Neptune Retrograde is exposing the naked truth, which will be highlighting your fun, creativity, and drama. In true Sagittarius spirit, it’s likely that you have an imbalance between prioritizing fun and building a solid foundation. From this comes drama. This final transit is going to make you question how you can indulge in your favorite activities but without the immense expense of your stability and finances. Consider this the time to think about how you can have it all, but within reason and at little to no expense.
Capricorn Sun/Rising The push and pull between yourself and others has been causing a rift in your life for a while now, Capricorn. July is a reinforcement of June and May, magnifying the call to rediscover yourself outside of your connections. Two major transits are occurring in your sing between the 1st and the 5th – Saturn Retrograde moving into Capricorn and Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn. Saturn Retrograde is the teaching of karmic lessons in relation to how you view the world and how the world views you. Full Moon Lunar Eclipse is the radical endings of your old view points, or shedding aspects of yourself that need to be lost. Now is the time to begin redefining how you want to be seen. This may mean letting go of connections that no longer hold you in confidence, high-esteem, or importance. Redefining your connections becomes easier when Mercury stations direct in Cancer. With Mercury direct in Cancer, you can begin empathizing with your relationships, exercising compassion in your close circle, and intuitively knowing when to connect with others. Difficult conversations may take on a more sympathetic tone. This can aide you in forming healthy boundaries or asking for support at this time. Mid-July is going to feel like you’re caught in an undertow when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde. This is going to be the time where you need to take a serious look at how your health and immediate environment is affecting your view of the world and yourself. If something related to work or health isn’t serving you, then maybe it’s time to consider what you need to change. This could be making serious changes in regard to your mental/physical health, your immediate environment, and your work ethic. Luckily, you can re-prioritize your commitments with the New Moon in Cancer on the 20th. New Moon in Cancer is highlighting your area of commitments and agreements. It can be the ideal time to begin manifesting new or current commitments to be more positively impactful in your life. This will be expanded upon with the final transit on July 27th. This last transit is major – Jupiter Retrograde will sextile Neptune Retrograde. Jupiter Retrograde is spiritual evolution and expansion, expansion being both in positive and negative light. Jupiter Retrograde will be strongly affecting your journey to redefining yourself. Neptune Retrograde is drawing the truth out, particularly with your daily conversations, immediate family (mainly siblings), and learning new material. Consider this time opportune for learning new information that can help you re-shape your perception of yourself. While truth may be uncomfortable, it is also necessary. An old saying my college professor had taped on his office door was, “If you’re not uncomfortable, you’re not learning”. Take this phrase into consideration at this time.
Aquarius Sun/Rising Change is inevitable and unavoidable, much to your chagrin, Aquarius. However, July’s change is a mental game. When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st, and the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse occurs in Capricorn on the 5th, this is putting energy into your subconscious. There’s shadow-work to be done, but also to celebrate. It’s likely it’s been a mentally taxing year thus far, especially with balancing work, confronting mental health concerns, and working on one’s self intrinsically. Use the beginning of July to celebrate in your journey thus far. But also note that Saturn Retrograde is either going to now reward or punish you for the work you’ve done. If you’ve kept up with your process of healing, you will continue to see this hard work pay off. If you choose to dip and go back to your old ways, expect to live through the karmic repercussions of such. All in all, this can be extremely positive or negative. It’s what you choose to make of it! You’ll have the opportunity to see how this appraisal could go around mid-July, when Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde. This transit is a point of tension between learning your karmic lessons, then deciding to continue on a more positive path or delve back into the same drama. Again, the choice is yours. Luckily, with Mercury direct in Cancer, you can expect some reprieve regarding your health and environment. Mercury direct in Cancer implies that you can begin to see a more positive, forward thinking affect at work and in your work projects. Your health may be improving at this time too, especially if you utilize self-compassion. When the Sun moves into Leo on the 22nd, it may be a bit uncomfortable for you as this is your opposite sign’s season. Instead of feeling overwhelmed by the intensity of Leo Season, embrace it! Aquarius, you can learn a lot from Leo during this time, especially in regard to your commitments and relationships. Take pride in your commitments and connections. Don’t hesitate to reach out to loved ones, to show joy and passion in your relationships! The end of July concludes when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde on the 27th. Jupiter Retrograde is going to expand your subconscious spiritual journey, with expansion being either extremely positive or negative. Neptune Retrograde is bringing out the truth in your values, morals, and stability. Maybe it’s time to re-prioritize what’s important to you. This may mean shedding morals or values that no longer serve your ever-expanding spiritual journey. Or learning to have a healthy relationship with stability. Whatever the case may be, know how to appraise it correctly.
Pisces Sun/Rising Did you know that we tend to act like the five people we spend the most time with? Think about as July is all about your immediate and greater communities this month. When Saturn Retrograde moves into Capricorn on the 1st, there will be karmic lessons regarding your groups. These lessons may have to do with spending time with the right people, forming positive connections, and expanding your circle in a meaningful manner. The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn on the 5th is going to ask you to reflect on your communities. This may be the time where you decide to move away certain groups that don’t add anything positive in your life. It can also be a time to strategize becoming part of newer, more positive communities as well. With Mercury stationing direct in Cancer, this will positively impact your creative side! It’s time to get back into the hobbies you love, or spending time having fun. Just be wary of drama that had brewed over the Mercury Retrograde period. If any of it comes out, exercise sympathy and move on. When Saturn Retrograde quincunxes True Node Retrograde on the 16th, this may be around the time where you are re-dining your soul family. Soul family are the people who we choose to make our family. Saturn Retrograde is instilling some hard lessons while True Node Retrograde will have you at a cross roads. This may be the time where you realize that some connections aren’t part of your soul family. Likewise, this could be a time where you and your closest connections are faced with a trial to see if your relationships can withstand the highs and lows of life. Navigate this period with grace, discernment, and honesty. By the 20th, the New Moon in Cancer is going to be an ideal time to set new intentions with creativity and fun. This can be a great time to ask yourself how you can be having more fun, or incorportating your favorite past-times in your daily life more often. It can also be ideal for planning ahead with friends and family to do activities together. Get connected! Work and health seems to pick up when the Sun enters Leo on the 22nd. This is a great time to have an optimistic outlook with your career and work projects. You can also expect to feel revitalized at this time. The last transit of July is on the 27th when Jupiter Retrograde sextiles Neptune Retrograde. Jupiter Retrograde aims to expand your spiritual journey in your communities. Neptune Retrograde aims to uncover the underlying truth, particularly with your POV and yourself. This is a positive time to see how closely your groups match up with your vision of yourself and your reality. It can be a great time to seek out new connections that align with your true self. It may also be ideal to shed old connections that don’t value your nature and personality. Don’t be afraid to retreat at this time to re-envision your ideal groups and communities!