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Horoscope: What’s in Store for Your First Week of 2023?

What's in store for your star sign this week?


Happy New Year! A new year presents a fresh start and an opportunity to improve your life in many ways — from personally to professionally. To ensure that 2023 starts on a high note, refer to horoscopes as they’re useful for predicting future life events (big or small). Here’s what’s happening for your zodiac sign this week, January 2, to January 8, 2023. 

CAPRICORN Dec. 22–Jan. 19

On the 1st, you could have a transformative experience that empowers you to speak your truth. Go for it! And on the 6th, take stock of your nearest and dearest one-on-one relationships. Reciprocity matters.

Your lucky days: January 1, 2, 7

Your lucky numbers: 1, 7, 10

ARIES Mar. 21– Apr. 19

On the 1st, carving out time to get together with friends can help you feel truly connected. Then, on the 6th, having a challenging but important heart-to-heart with a loved one could allow you to finally heal old wounds.

Your lucky days: January 3, 4, 5

Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 11

CANCER June 21–July 22

You’ll be feeling more sensitive than usual on the 4th. Standing up for your needs can be highly empowering. Come the 7th, conversations with a friend or co-worker can lead to a productive collaboration. Dive in!

Your lucky day: January 5, 6, 7

Your lucky numbers: 2, 7, 16

LIBRA Sept. 23–Oct. 22

You’ll be more drawn to artis-tic pursuits from the 2nd on. Tune into your heart: You’ll soar! Around the 4th, you’ll have an opportunity to step into a leadership role. Go for it! You’ll earn applause for your hard work.

Your lucky days: January 3, 4, 5

Your lucky numbers: 5, 7, 10

AQUARIUS Jan. 20–Feb. 18

From the 2nd on, you’ll feel more social, which infuses your bonds with harmony. Prioritize time with friends: You’re sure to come away feeling fulfilled! Then, adopt a new mind-body wellness routine on the 3rd. You’ll soar!

Your lucky days: January 2, 3, 4

Your lucky numbers: 6, 11, 15

TAURUS Apr. 20–May 20

You’ll be empowered to get out of your comfort zone by honing a skill or planning travel on the 3rd. On the 4th, an especially hectic schedule can have you feeling spread thin. Taking time for self-care serves you well.

Your lucky days: January 1, 2, 6

Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 9

LEO July 23–Aug. 22

Spend time with a dear friend or loved one from the 2nd on. Simple moments like cooking together bolster your bond. Then, take a time-out from the daily grind on the 5th. Extra R&R can benefit your well-being.

Your lucky days: January 3, 4, 7

Your lucky numbers: 1, 11, 12

SCORPIO Oct. 23–Nov. 21

Downtime with loved ones is appealing on the 1st. Together, you’ll revel in old traditions and kick off new ones! Come the 6th, you’ll be itching to get out of your daily routine. Make a point to learn something new!

Your lucky days: January 5, 6, 7

Your lucky numbers: 4, 9, 18

PISCES Feb. 19–Mar. 20

Carving out extra solo time boosts your sense of inner peace and relationships around the 4th. And around the 5th, hitting pause on work to dive into a creative project can bring you quite a bit of joy. Savor every second!

Your lucky days: January 1, 2, 6

Your lucky numbers: 11, 12, 16

GEMINI May 21–June 20

On the 2nd, broaden your horizons alongside a loved one. It will bring you even closer! Around the 5th, you’ll have a breakthrough related to earning. Ensuring that projects you take on are in line with your values is a must.

Your lucky days: January 3, 4, 7

Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 18

VIRGO Aug. 23–Sept. 22

From the 3rd on, making your everyday routine more social can make it more pleasurable. Tackle errands with a friend or meditate with a loved one. On the 6th, a team effort can get a goal across the finish line. Celebrate!

Your lucky days: January 1, 2, 3

Your lucky numbers: 6, 11, 15

SAGITTARIUS Nov. 22–Dec. 21

On the 4th, have a fun-loving time with your nearest and dearest. Trust your heart to lead the way! Then, you’ll do well to be vulnerable while opening up to a loved one on the 7th. This conversation brings you even closer.

Your lucky days: January 3, 4, 7

Your lucky numbers: 3, 5, 8

Happy Birthday! Year-ahead forecast for those born this week.

Capricorn, prepare for a year you won’t soon forget! From this week until late January, artistic Venus moves through your money zone, fueling your ability to spur cash flow from all sorts of creative projects and endeavors — especially those you dive into with friends or loved ones by your side. From late January to mid-February, social Venus’ move through your communication zone infuses even more joy and pleasure into your day-to-day social life. Spending time nurturing platonic bonds is restorative for your mind and spirit — go for it! And from mid-February to mid-March, relationship-oriented Venus moves through your home zone. Spending quality time with loved ones is sure to boost your inner peace.

A version of this article originally appeared in our print magazine, Woman’s World.

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