Taurus Mom Horoscope: August 6 – August 12
Spread your social butterfly wings, Taurus. Venus moves into your community sector for the next month, inspiring you to get more involved in the local scene, both with and without the little ones. You won’t need to do much digging to uncover kid-friendly events in your ‘hood, from al fresco festivals to street fun fairs. Dial up your mama friends in your area and organize a group outing. While you’re at it, also pencil in some grown-up time with your pals. Revamp the babysitter’s schedge so you can make trivia pub night, or get together with your besties over cocktails and appetizers. While the kids are occupied with summer camp and sports clubs, don’t neglecct to carve out time to explore your hands-on creative side. The time is ripe to follow your muse: sign up for that woodworking course, do-it-yourself jewelry workshop, or candle-making class. Your communication skills are also in fine form right now, so if you entertained the idea of launching a mommy blog or podcast, carpe diem! Tip: when you’re on the run, keep pen and paper or a recorder on hand to capture those moments of inspiration. Just make sure to set aside at least an hour or two of quiet time each week to craft your musings into something you’re proud to share with the world. Looking for The One? Let your friends set you up—they can screen out the duds, and connect with the cream of the crop from their own circles. If online dating has been less than fruitful, don’t give up quite yet. Refresh your profile, and send out a wink to possible prospects. You might even find that family-friendly fella you’ve been searching for. Part of a couple? Don’t let date night slide again, Bull. Get out and about with your sweetie. Check out a stand-up comedy show, or take a salsa class together. Any activity that injects some playfulness into your pairing will be the perfect salve for minor lover spats. On Wednesday, Mercury turns direct in your domestic fourth house, after three weeks of trouble and turmoil on the home front. By the weekend, you’ll be able to communicate clearly to help you resolve pending issues with those trouble-making relatives. Thinking of uprooting your brood? Start perusing real estate listings. Perhaps your current digs could use a makeover. Use the next month to channel your inner Martha Stewart. Just don’t bite off more than you can chew. The last thing you need in your world is more disorder. Launch only those projects you know you can wrap up by August 31.