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Horoscope: Ice Cream — June 27, 2022

Horoscope: Ice Cream

By: Delanee Ensley

With the heat breathing down our necks it can be nice to have a frozen treat once in awhile. This is the perfect opportunity to figure out which ice cream treat you should have based on your horoscope!


Aries (March 21 – April 19)

This sign is known to be bold and ambitious, so why not a bold ambitious flavor? Rum Raisin ice cream allows Aries to try something new and bold!

Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

Taurus likes soothing and serene moments, and whats more serene then the fancy matcha ice cream flavor? This green tea flavor with soothe the senses and make you feel fancy!

Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

The Gemini is known to be playful, so whats more perfect then a childhood favorite? Cookies and Cream will remind anybody of their playful days, just be careful not to give yourself a brain freeze!

Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

Like cookie dough ice cream you really have to dig deep to find the flavor in a cancer. Cancer’s are known to be emotionally vulnerable and protective, but when you do finally see the real them, you’re best friends for life!

Leo (July 23 – August 22)

Leo is known to be a passionate and dramatic sign. Thats why Moose Tracks ice cream is great! It allows them to be funky and never have to choose just one favorite!

Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

This practical sign goes crazy for vanilla! Though some may see it as bland, the virgo sees it as the original, therefore the perfect treat.

Libra (September 23 – October 22)

Chocolate ice cream is the perfect balance of harmony, and so is the libra! Though it is known as a basic flavor, it gives a little extra something to this harmonious sign!

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

The scorpio sign is hard to pin down as they can be very mysterious. This is why neapolitan ice cream is perfect for this sign! Though you never know which flavor they choose, at least they have options.

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

This adventurous sign is all about the ube. Ube is a type of purple yam, and is popular in other countries, but the different flavor profile does not stop this sign. Bring on the ube!

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)

This capricorn is dedicated and ambitious which is why coffee ice cream is the perfect fit. This ice cream will keep this sign going all day long without worry of slowing down!

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

Aquarius love the mint chip flavoring as they are known to be revolutionary and innovative. Though mint chip isn’t necessarily either of these things, mint does help to stimulate the mind which gives the aquarius more brain power!

Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

The Pisces is known to be sensitive and empathetic, which is why the strawberry flavor of ice cream is great! It allows a great fruity flavor when they need it, and is great to share when they need to help others!

Horoscope: What Flower Are You? — May 27, 2022

Horoscope: What Flower Are You?

By: Delanee Ensley

April showers bring may flowers which means it’s time to find out which flower you are!


Aries (March 21 – April 19):

The aries sign is known to be eager and competitive which makes the hyacinth perfect for this person. The hyacinth flower is beautifully fragrant and means playful, which gives it a meaningful edge for this sign!

Taurus (April 20 – May 20):

The taurus sign and the iris flower go hand-in-hand! While taurus are known to be strong, dependable, and creative while the iris flower melds in with hope, trust, and valor. So give your favorite taurus an iris!

Gemini (May 21 – June 20):

Carnations are seen as a valentine flower that means fascination, distinction, and love. These blooming flowers fit in nicely with the gemini sign as the gemini are expressive, curious, and kind. Give the gemini in your life a carnation!

Cancer (June 21 – July 22):

The cancer sign is known to have personality traits dedicated to being compassionate and protective. This makes the peony flower perfect for this sign as the flower is compassionate and bashful. This cancer and the peony are one in the same!

Leo (July 23 – August 22):

There are so many different kinds of orchid flowers, but luckily the orange orchid fits perfectly within this sign. The orange orchid means pride, enthusiasm, and being bold. This fits in perfectly with the sign of the leo! The leo are dramatic, outgoing, and fiery. These two exude boldness and are perfect for each other!

Virgo (August 23 – September 22):

The sunflower is a bright light on a cloudy day and has a meaning of adoration, loyalty, and strength which gives the loyal and gentle virgo a favorite flower for life. 

Libra (September 23 – October 22):

The snapdragon is known as the gracious flower and libra is known as the diplomatic sign. Though the libra might not always be gracious, it needs to remind everyone once in a while and vice versa. These two are the ideal of an opposites attract situation!

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21):

Once again we have a flower that has many different colors, and therefore it needs to have the perfect meaning, this is why the orange rose is perfect! The orange rose means to be enthusiastic and passionate where the scorpio is passionate and stubborn. This unique flower belongs to an even more unique individual!

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21):

This sign is known to be optimistic and funny which fits in perfectly with the zinnia flower which means lasting affection. Every optimistic sagittarius needs to find a person to give a zinnia to for long lasting affection!

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19):

Capricorns are known to be serious, independent, and disciplined which goes hand-in-hand with the daffodil. Daffodils mean self-love and to be resilient. Both of these things are important aspects of what it means to be a capricorn, which in turn makes this the perfect flower.

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18):

This sign is known to be an original and imaginative personality, and they believe in the power of change. The flower of the pansy works in connection with aquarius as it means to be considerate or to be lost in thought. The pansy is the true flower for the aquarius.

Pisces (February 19 – March 20):

Lily of the Valley means to be sweet, be humble, and happiness. Though Pisces does not have that exact meaning, pisces do tend to be affectionate and empathetic, two traits that fit perfectly with lily of the valley. These beautiful flowers emphasize the pisces.

Horoscope: Book Genres — April 19, 2022

Horoscope: Book Genres

By: Delanee Ensley

April is a great month to read a novel, as the rain rages outside your window. You might be wondering what genre you should start with, or are curious about what you should read based on your zodiac. Well look no further, your wishes have been fulfilled!


Aries: March 21–April 19 

Mystery/Thriller: The Aries sign is headstrong and sure of themselves, and they tend to like a challenge. A whodunit of twists and turns will be sure to intrigue these passionate individuals. The boldness of the Aries will solve the mystery in no time!

Recommended book: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Taurus: April 20–May 20 

Romance: The ruler of Taurus is Venus, the goddess of love, which is what makes this genre so perfect. This sign is known to appreciate the finer, sensual things, which romance books are known to include. Taurus is known to be extremely stubborn, which makes the broad genre of romance so perfect!

Recommended book: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Gemini: May 21–June 20 

Fantasy: This bubbly sign will love the fantastical elements of a fantasy novel. Geminis are also known to be flaky or indecisive, in a fantasy story there does not need to be just one element to look at, the options are endless. Get ready to hear all about the newest fantasy novel from these chatty individuals!

Recommended book: Circe by Madeline Miller

Cancer: June 21–July 22 

Classics: Cancer seems to be stuck in its own world, afraid to embrace change. This is why a classic is a perfect fit for them, it’s a genre that celebrates the important novels that have been around for decades, never changing. These individuals will always stay loyal to their favorites!

Recommended book: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

 Leo: July 23–August 22 

Poetry: These confident and charming individuals fit right into the genre of poetry. The melodic stanzas are a way to exude the charm that Leo tends to crave. The ambition of poetry and Leo go hand-in-hand!

Recommended book: Three Poems by Hannah Sullivan

Virgo: August 23–September 22 

Nonfiction: The Virgo likes to improve themselves and the others around them. This includes knowledge and learning everything they can, and what better way to learn than to read. The nonfiction genre is perfect for the grounded Virgo!

Recommended book: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

Libra: September 23–October 22 

Historical Fiction: The Libra is always looking for a constant form of balance. The genre of historical fiction is all about balance trying to find the perfect mix of the two. These indecisive individuals will never have to choose a genre again!

Recommended book: City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Scorpio: October 23–November 21 

Horror: This sign is known to be mysterious and dark. With Pluto, the god of the underworld, as their ruler it’s no surprise horror would be their genre. Let these obsessive individuals get ready to obsess over a new book!

Recommended book: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

Sagittarius: November 22–December 21 

Science Fiction: Sagittarius is known to be the philosopher of the zodiac. Though they are in touch with the spiritual world, this doesn’t mean they have to stay in just that world. The world of science fiction is perfect for this sign!

Recommended book: Dune by Frank Herbert 

Capricorn: December 22–January 19 

Memoir: These practical and ambitious individuals don’t need to immerse themselves in the world of fiction; instead the genre for them is memoirs! Memoirs are all about feeling inspired and learning to overcome. Leaders inspire other leaders, which is exactly what a Capricorn is!

Recommended book: Hunger by Roxane Gay

Aquarius: January 20–February 18 

Graphic Novel: These artsy and quirky individuals are perfect for the graphic novel. Though they might love to read, they also need something strong to hold their attention. Aquarius signs love the quick read of a gorgeous graphic novel!

Recommended book: How to be Happy by Eleanor Davis

Pisces: February 19–March 20 

Fiction: The Pisces sign is known to have their heads up in the clouds, perfect for the world of fiction. Sometimes you need to just escape from everyday life, into someone else’s fictional life. The genre of fiction will keep these individuals grounded!

Recommended book: Five Tuesdays in Winter by Lily King

Horoscope: Cocktails — March 17, 2022

Horoscope: Cocktails

By: Delanee Ensley

Its that time of the month again! Instead of chocolates its time to find out what kind of cocktail you should drink based on your horoscope!

Aries (March 21 – April 19) 

Bloody Mary

Aries are bold and ambitious people, and what’s more bold than a bloody mary? This drink includes tomato juice, vodka, and a bunch of seasonings to spice up the drink! Try making it a competition with your friends, with who can add the most ridiculous toppings!

Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

Margarita

Taurus are known to want to feel relaxed at any hour of the day, and what’s more relaxing than a margarita? Imagine you are at the beach surrounded by sun, with a cold glass of citrus, tequila, and salt. Let the serene feeling wash over you and enjoy your succulent drink.

Gemini (May 21 – June 20) 

Long Island Iced Tea

Gemini is known to be a playful bunch, and while playful comes in all shapes and sizes, so does a long island iced tea. This popular drink is for those who are short on time, and need it to be sweet. With several different types of booze, this gemini will never have to make a decision. 

Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

Vodka Martini

The vodka martini is a classic for cancer! This sign seems to be all about comfort and protection, and what’s more comforting than this popular drink? With its perfect measure of vodka, vermouth, and bitters, who knows, maybe we can finally get cancer out of their shell!

Leo (July 23 – August 22)

Cosmopolitan

Leo can be a dramatic and free-spirited sign, and is always ready to step into that spotlight, what better way to do that than with a drink in hand? The cosmopolitan is a perfect color and a great drink for this sign; full of fruity goodness and a twist of citrus will get leo ready to walk the runway!

Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

Pina Colada 

Virgo is the busiest sign out there, always running from one activity to the next and making sure everything is taken care of. Sometimes a break is needed, a break associated with a cocktail that will make them feel like they are on the beach. So slip a colorful umbrella in your drink and lay back.

Libra (September 23 – October 22)

Irish Coffee 

Libras like to be surrounded by art and the creative field, and let’s face it one of the major creative helpers has to be coffee! So, it would make perfect sense that the best cocktail for a libra would be an irish coffee. Who can turn down coffee and whiskey?

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

Old Fashioned

Mysterious and wise are great words to describe a scorpio, and an old fashioned is just that! The old fashioned is aptly named for it being the first cocktail recorded, giving scorpios and this cocktail one-in-the-same with their mysterious roots. Grab your bourbon and sugar and get to work!

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

Mojito 

The sagittarius is all about adventure, but every adventurer needs a cool down, and whats more perfect then a mojito to get the job done? This rum drink is mixed with lime, mint, and the fiziness of club soda to give this sign the pick-me-up they need!

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)

Moscow Mule

Capricorn is known to be leaders, but also troublemakers, something that probably should not go together, but does all the same. The same could be said about vodka and gingerbeer, but somehow it works to make the refreshing moscow mule. This drink is made for the capricorn!

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

Paloma

Aquarius are not for everyone, they can be quirky and cold, but the same can be said about the paloma cocktail. Grapefruit juice and tequila, may be a hard sell for some people, but for others it can be there favorite cocktail. Don’t judge a book by its cover, or cocktail by its ingredients!

Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

Grasshopper

These pisces need something creative and fresh on their side, which is why the grasshopper is perfect. This creme de menthe inspired cocktail is creamy and cool, keeping your mind moving all day long!


Disclaimer: Want to try these drinks, but unsure how to make them? Click on the links attached to the drinks for their recipes!

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