with Soul Sisters Alexandra Karakopoulou and Sue Ellis-Saller
Important Astrological Dates for December 2021
New Moon – December 4th in Sagittarius
Solar Eclipse – December 4th
Venus Retrograde – December 18th
Full Moon – December 19th in Gemini
This Month’s Theme Song
I Get So Emotional by Whitney Houston
Card of the Month
5 of Wands – Don’t negatively compare yourself to others this month. Instead, use the good things you see others doing and achieving as fuel for your own strategies and choices. Competition doesn’t have to be a negative thing.
December 2021 Horoscopes and Tarotscopes
Contradictory feelings at the beginning of the holiday in December, my impulsive Aries. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius, favors new beginnings and opens your spiritual horizons. You have an appetite for new adventures and acquaintances, flirting and everything related. You become a child again. But do not forget this intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus, which makes the atmosphere throughout the month quite explosive for everyone. The past must be left behind, in its place. We only look ahead! On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde and there you can feel a few issues in your business. Do not confuse the personal with the professional life. Time to close the “open wounds”. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicative Gemini gives you a feeling of optimism, new faces appear on the horizon and your lips smile again. Towards the end of the month, you may feel even more emotionally confused, but everything has an end …
10 of Pentacles
This is a card about fullness and family. Your wallet will be full, your house will be full. Just make sure to take some time for yourself, so you don’t get burnt out by allll the good things happening! You might also feel very good about a successful project you’ve brought
Yes, everything is more intense in December, emotions, situations and opportunities or not, my stable Taurus. The dynamic Mars seems to suck all your energy in the middle of the month. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius causes you emotional upheavals and you are called to make an account of actions. Finances are a bit confusing. Tensions are not lacking. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde, and you are immersed in the do’s and don’ts. Returns from the past and difficult decisions, are on an almost daily basis for the whole month. Passion will be a key ally in everything you do. But do not forget this intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus that makes everything more difficult, sudden and tingling in the changes. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicative Gemini takes you out and pushes you to make big expenses … save a little … but do not worry, towards the end of the month, your efforts are rewarded, and the plans continue to be good and ambitious.
Queen of Cups
Get in control of your emotions, dear Taurus. Still waters run deep. Try to keep your emotions in check. That doesn’t mean that you don’t have emotions—it means you should temper them to keep a level head.
It all revolves around interpersonal relationships in December, my communicative Gemini. It seems that you need to leave more space for your own people and your personal, but also professional life. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius brings developments and changes. It can even bring the dramatic end of a relationship, a marriage. Pay attention to the words! You may feel a little “on the sidelines”, in isolation, but that will pass. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde, and everything seems to be intertwined. You must unravel the tangle. Do not rush to make decisions. You may have returns from the past and review situations. Jealousies and passions will not be lacking. Beware of deceptions too! The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in your zodiac sign brings to the surface everything you need most. Christmas insecurities are not lacking, but it seems that your goals are being achieved around the New Year.
As things are coming to a dramatic end, take stock of the lessons you learned and how you want to move forward in life. Make sure to look at your own role in your life, too, so you don’t repeat the same mistakes over and over again in your life.
December has revisions for you, my sensitive Cancer. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius, confuses you emotionally and affects your daily life. But do not forget this intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus, which makes the climate more intense, creates instability and explosions out of nowhere. What will you choose in the end? On December 18, sweet Venus returns retrograde and returns from the past are almost a given. I would not say that new loves are favored, however, the mistakes are almost certainly in the program. Pay attention to the words and the strong expression of your feelings. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini invites you to pay more attention to your health, your diet, your feelings. Christmas is full of contradictions and controversies with your very own, but do not give more basis than necessary to your concerns. The new year enters with joy.
4 of Cups
Are you expecting everyone else to make your life exciting, dear Cancer? While there is a need to step back and calm yourself down—get bored—you might also BE bored this month. For you, dear Cancer, calm emotions and a little bit of boredom might actually be a good thing. Remove yourself from dramatic situations.
A strong month December, my glowing Leo. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius makes you feel the tension, the confusion, the need to go out, to see people despite the contradictory feelings you may have. The intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus confuses you and makes you choose between the wants and the needs. The upheavals will not be few and will be sharp. The dynamic Mars in a square until the 13th of the month, complicates the general situation and may bring irreparable separation. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde and puts ice on the developments. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini relaxes you and brings you closer to your friends and people. Christmas finds you in intense trouble but opportunities for interesting meetings will not be missing. No matter how many conversations you have, keep a small basket. The new year comes with new business plans.
If you need to finish anything out so you can level up, now is the time to take all of the lessons you learned in the past and apply that to 1) finishing a project and 2) making sure that you are focused on your true priorities so the next project will run more smoothly and fit better with your desires.
On the one hand, you want to break the chains and on the other, you want to stay in, this is December, my organizational Virgo. The intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus sets limits, slows you down, and emphasizes the fears that you had hidden well for so long. You may not fully understand all these unexpected and successive changes now, but it is for your own good in the long run. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month in the traveling Sagittarius brings nostalgia. Images from the past and excessive addiction tendencies. You spend time with your family and that makes you feel good. Everyday life has many obligations and running of course. Christmas is intense, with emotional ups and downs as jealousy and passion intensify. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde, and you do not need to be so emotional. Keep your feelings for yourself. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini makes you feel a little “scattered”, but the end of the month finds you more smiling.
Self-care needs to be a priority this month. Ideas and creative projects might need to cook a bit longer—instead of pushing energy outward, use it to nurture your own self this month. Also, take care of yourself instead of indulging in addictive behaviors.
December brings confidence and courage for you, my diplomat Libra. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius gives you the weapons you need to fight all your insecurities. There are many open fronts this time. Beware of minor accidents. The planet of life lessons Saturn favors you and paves the ground for you, so that it is strong and stable. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde and brings returns from the past. Situations that were not finished, nostalgia, old acquaintances, reappear. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini gives you festive smiles and you enjoy the beautiful company of your loved ones. As the dynamic Mars enters Sagittarius in the middle of the month, you will experience intense mobility at all levels. Make some rules! Christmas is a family season, warm and loving, if you spend it with the people close to you. The new year finds you relaxed and with surprises.
6 of Swords
Changes that are happening in your life are coming because you CHOSE to make changes in your life. You’ll be able to drop old worries and mental blocks and move forward with all the blessings of the planets.
December, my secretive Scorpio, has upset and strong feelings. You have realized that this is not the easiest time for you. You fight it from all sides. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius, pushes you to exaggerations. The transforming Pluto seems to change your whole life once again. It seems that you will achieve this long-awaited goal that you had in mind for a long time now. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns, bringing back concerns and mixed emotions. It seems that you are concerned about your interpersonal relationships. Yes, there is a stagnation. Beware of minor accidents, sudden outbursts, fights and quarrels that can be fatal. The dynamic Mars is reactivated in your zodiac sign and has wild moods. Keep your cool a little longer. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini brings expenses and a tendency for waste. Purchases must be done in moderation! Passion is intense, as is jealousy. The end of the month finds you in a family environment, ready for changes and wonderful Christmas surprises.
6 of Pentacles
Generosity and gift-giving are themes for this month, just make sure there aren’t any strings attached to gifts you give or receive. This underscores the need to be mindful of the money you are spending. There is also an element of a cycle for this in your life that you might need to be aware of or bring to an end.
December, my traveling Sagittarius, gives smiles and optimism. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month in your zodiac sign favors your plans, makes you communicative, extroverted and happy, with your eyes focused on the future, as it characterizes you. When the dynamic Mars passes and he in turns in your zodiac sign from the middle of the month, the dynamic is intense from what you can feel and understand. Social contacts, acquaintances and discussions. Beware of exaggeration! You can easily make wrong decisions and regret it bitterly. The lucky Jupiter brings you fortune and opens roads for you, in this intense and difficult climate. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde and “brakes” things. It also brings the past to the fore and invites you to close open wounds. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini makes you feel strong and believe in yourself more than ever. Christmas flows beautifully, artistically and joyfully, almost perfect… but do not be spoiled for the slightest thing, since it seems that you finally reach your goal.
9 of Cups
Your wishes will come true this month, Sagittarius! Lucky you. Everything is possible and you’re finally hitting your goals.
December has reclassifications and revisions for you, my workaholic Capricorn. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius casts shadows on health issues and invites you to isolate yourself a little to regain your strength. The sweet Venus that is already in your zodiac sign turns retrograde on the 18th of the month and makes you rethink everything around your interpersonal relationships. Marriage, cohabitation, collaborations, friendships, everything goes through a sieve. The relationships that have solid foundations do not spoil so easily, do not forget that. The communicative Mercury favors your plans from the middle of the month and brings you beautiful developments. The work is progressing, and the plans are slowly being realized. Patience and perseverance. The intense square of the planet of life lessons Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus, all month, makes everything a little more intense and blocks the finances as well. Nevertheless, we said, do not put it down. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini rings a bell and tells you to take care of your health. Is it time for that checkup we were talking about? Christmas is flowing beautifully, and finances are improving. The New Year’s beginning is good …
Travel might be a theme for you this month, Capricorn. There is also an element of getting centered and focused in yourself so you can drive your life in the direction of your choice. You need to listen to your own good advice instead of looking at others to tell you which way to go.
Other circles open and others close in December, my airy Aquarius. The planetary aspects are intense. Social life is good, favorable discussions, meetings and outings, whatever you can do, do it. The feeling that you want to belong to a team is strong these days. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius does not make it easy for you, but your desire for action is so strong that you seem to overcome the emotional ups and downs relatively easily. The intense square of life lessons planet Saturn with the unpredictable Uranus on the other hand creates an explosive atmosphere and you revolt … if it favors you. Contradictory emotions and you want to break all the shackles that hold you back. I would not say that it is your most balanced period, but you manage despite the upheavals. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde, making everything stagnant and the tendencies of isolation increase. The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini makes you want more, and you are looking to be covered emotionally. Christmas has its own “block”, but also pleasant notes. The new year, however, stimulates you with beautiful family surprises.
6 of Pentacles
Make sure that generosity and gift-giving are done from a space of true generosity, and without any sort of strings attached. Also, cash needs to flow back and forth, so you need to watch to make sure you are getting good deals. Make sure to double-check repayment details on any contracts are fair and balanced.
December has contradictory feelings and developments for you, my dreamy Pisces. The total solar eclipse on the 4th of the month, in the traveling Sagittarius, which is at the zenith of your Horoscope, emphasizes the professional life. Think carefully before deciding what is best for you and your future. The communicative Mercury is with you and pushes you to have discussions and listen to interesting suggestions. On December 18, the sweet Venus returns retrograde and puts under the microscope friendships and relationships from the past. Are you sure you still feel the same? Don’t you have to leave nostalgic feelings behind? The Full Moon on the 19th of the month in the communicational Gemini makes your questions about interpersonal relationships more intense. Christmas, however, happens in a beautiful, family atmosphere. As subdued as your feelings may be, carefree walks will relax you. Beware of stress and pressure that may eventually prevail more than it should. Breath-in breath-out.
King of Swords Reversed
Do you actually need to contact an expert this month, Pisces, or do you already know what you want and need in your own life. Someone might be trying to convince you that THEY are much more knowledgeable (and intellectually superior) than they actually are.