Category: Tuesday Toolbox

What house system do I use?

One of the most common questions I get is a variation on the following: I’m an Aries Rising and Leo is on my 6th house, but you said that if I’m a Leo Sun this New Moon will be in my…

Five reasons to keep an astro journal…

The New and Full Moon posts that I publish here are excerpts from my journals – and I share them with you. Each time we have a New or a Full Moon, before writing a post, I read what I…

Many Happy Returns…

It’s my birthday tomorrow, and although I’ll be spending much of the day in transit from the Sunshine Coast to Sydney, I fully expect it will be a substantially better day than last year with the salmonella incident. Anyways, a…

DIY Mercury Returns

Warning: This is a bit of a technical post… My Mercury is having a birthday today. Just like our birthday, or the day when our Sun returns to its natal position, is a recharging of our vital energies, when Mercury…

Happy Valentines Day…

So it’s Valentines Day. I know it’s a travesty to my Pisces-ness, but I’ve never, and I mean never, done Valentines Day. Perhaps it’s my Venus in Aries. Perhaps it’s my 7th house Uranus. In every other way I consider…

Jupiter through the signs

I’m doing the Toolbox sessions a little differently this year. Rather than me trying to guess what you want to learn, this year you’re telling me that. In last weeks newsletter, I invited subscribers to submit questions about their charts…

Eclipse Season

This post originally appeared as part of the Tuesday Toolbox series in August 2016… Eclipse season is almost with us again- we have one next week and another at the end of February: 11/2/17 Full Moon 22 Leo 28′ Eclipse…

What I know about transits…so far…

In the lead up to Christmas I’ll be posting bits and pieces to help you use astrology to set and achieve your goals in 2017…Tuesday Toolboxes, but not always on a Tuesday. I remember Christmas 2006 well. For one thing,…