If finding long-term romance is one of your resolutions for 2011, tune in to your Sun sign element -- Earth, Water, Air or Fire – and add longevity to what may have otherwise been a one-night stand. Explore which signs carry starry-eyed potential for you -- and manifest a cosmic love match in the New Year!
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Fire signs (Leo, Sagittarius) or Air signs (Gemini, Libra, Aquarius).
You’re ruled by the most unruly but also inspired of elements, so you appreciate a playful partner who can keep up with your spontaneity. You'll adore Leo's sunshine and self-confidence and this fellow fire sign will definitely have fun co-creating in your inspired vision. For titillating verbal tennis with an Air sign, try out a Gemini. They’ll expand your mind in the New Year and keep you on your toes -- never an easy feat for the hoofed Ram of the zodiac!
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Earth signs (Virgo, Capricorn) or Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces).
As an Earth sign, you like what you can feel, touch, taste, smell (and count!). You appreciate those who are similarly connected to their sensuality and earthy sensibilities. Choose Earth sign Capricorn and enjoy shared values and an appreciation for creature comforts. A watery Pisces will help balance your practical bent with their boundless compassion and sense of fun.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Air signs (Libra, Aquarius) or Fire signs (Aries, Leo, Sagittarius).
This communicative wizard of the zodiac loves verbal fireworks and appreciates a strong partner who can not only fire back but also keep them grounded when they start to over-think things. Try a friendly fellow Air sign Aquarian who will enjoy the lively exchange of ideas and may even stump you with their genius for thinking outside the box. A fiery Leo would provide the warm hearth and strength you crave. You help them get beneath their Leo pride, and they are the rock you can lean on if you short-circuit.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Water signs (Scorpio, Pisces) or Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn).
The nurturer of the zodiac, Cancer wants a lover they can take care of. For long-term tenderness, singling out a sensitive Pisces may send both of you to an underwater dreamscape. You bring an earthy sentimentality to Pisces’ inspired compassion. Among the Earth elements, a sturdy and mellow Taurus would happily absorb your sweetness and complement your domestic dreams.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Fire signs (Aries, Sagittarius) or Air signs (Gemini, Libra, Aquarius).
Leo loves attention, and the only thing they’re better at is doling it out! If you want to bask in that mutual glow forever, try out a fiery Sagittarius. You'll love their adventurous streak, and their willingness to take risks makes your not-so-easily impressed heart swoon. For an Air sign partner, a gentle Libra will not only stoke your fires for the long haul but also balance them with their finely tuned people skills and passion for everything lovely.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Earth signs (Taurus, Capricorn) or Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces). Virgo lovers are some of the most discriminate; they want a long-term partner who appreciates their reliability and their oft-overlooked romanticism. Sharing your Earth element, a Capricorn would be awestruck by your articulate mind, and you two would be capable of moving mountains together. To nurture your soft side, a Pisces would offer a tender ear and be a gracious companion.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Air signs (Gemini, Aquarius) or Fire signs (Aries, Leo, Sagittarius).
Libra is an exquisite partner, excelling at all-things beautiful, though they need to be reminded that love isn't always as pretty as they imagine. To give you a long-term wow factor, try an airy Aquarius and discover how heartfelt communication can be an aphrodisiac. From the Fire elements, an alpha-Aries would expand your heart to fairytale proportions and bring out more of your animal instincts.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Water signs (Cancer, Pisces) or Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn).
Scorpios are the secret keepers and passion mongers of the zodiac. You need a partner who can exalt in your complexity. Try a tender Cancer who craves your libidinous temperament and enjoys your deep well of affection. As for the Earth signs, a steely Capricorn would find you refreshingly unnerving and has the sort of commitment credo that would allow mutual passion to grow.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Fire signs (Aries, Leo) or Air signs (Gemini, Libra, Aquarius).
Sagittarius is both a dreamer and an academic, and willing to throw herself into love's arms as long as it promises not to suffocate her. A fiery Leo is similarly inspired, and would be passionate enough about their own projects to give you the space and affection you crave. Airy Libra finds your expansive mind intoxicating and your contrasting characteristics blend well on the domestic scene.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo) or Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces).
Ambitious about love but slow to warm up, Capricorns do well with a trustworthy partner who sparks their inner-romantic and brings out the kid in them. An adaptable Virgo supports your way of life and promises you the sort of loyalty you require to fully open up your heart. Submerge with a passionate Scorpio who can articulate what lies beneath your competent visage and inspires your wild side.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Air signs (Gemini, Libra) or Fire signs (Aries, Leo, Sagittarius).
Aquarius opens the door to all sorts of characters, their gift being their willingness to see past peoples’ differences. A Gemini is similarly intellectual and can offer their brilliant wit and humor when Aquarians find themselves spun from their humanitarian efforts. Sunny Leo will ensure passion at night and encourage your integrity. A Leo partner would remind you to walk your talk.
For permanent potential, lock lips with other Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio) or Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn).
Pisces are the ultimate romantics and do well to find a partner that can meet them halfway and remind them that fairytales do come true. A homespun Cancer would enhance the emotional ambience in your home and infuse your dreamy soul with genuine tenderness. A Virgo character from among your earth compatibilities would offer you the structure to lean on and the sort of support that encourages you to let your emotions flow.