May 2024’s astrology is bringing in major cosmic shifts! Are you ready? As of May 2, Pluto will station retrograde in Aquarius. You may want to think back to May 2023 to June 2023 since this was the last time Pluto retrograde in Aquarius happened. Expect a significant revolution in your communities and friendships during Pluto retrograde in Aquarius.

Toward the end of the month, you may feel your luck could go one of two ways when Jupiter enters Gemini on May 25. Party planet Jupiter will be especially distracted and excitable in curious Gemini. You might feel pulled in a million different directions. But, at least you’ll have options during Jupiter in Gemini!

What to expect in single motherhood this month? Keep reading to see what your May 2024 horoscope says about your month ahead!

Aries Rising/Sun

Practice self-care this month, Aries. In single motherhood you’ve been feeling you have little to no time for yourself. As the new moon in Taurus approaches on May 7, it’s about time to start prioritizing you, especially as the school year winds down. Find new outlets that spark joy and carve out time to decompress away from the kids and stressors in your life. By the end of May, you may feel more optimistic about your kids' educational journey after navigating a few school related challenges this year. Get outdoorsy with the family when Jupiter enters Gemini. Have fun!

Taurus Rising/Sun

How can you embrace the changes in your career path, Taurus? You may need to pivot more often than usual after Pluto stations retrograde on May 2. Usually, you prefer stability and security above chaos. However, you’ll have to go through periods of uncomfortable change to take your career to the next level. Allow yourself to be stretched this month as things begin to change. Luckily, single motherhood has prepared you to handle it! The end of May could be the perfect time to think of new ways to make money as Jupiter enters Gemini. Keep an open mind, as these new ideas could lead to banking a big opportunity.

Gemini Rising/Sun

Take the road less traveled, Gemini. It might be time to broaden your horizons when Pluto stations in retrograde. You and the kids could work on opening yourselves up to new and unique adventures during the Pluto retrograde. Later this month, you might feel sluggish and need a change of pace when Jupiter enters your sign on May 25. Jupiter in Gemini may encourage you to make good on some lifestyle changes you’ve been thinking about for a while. Jupiter could show you that there’s more to you than being a single mom. It’s the perfect time to explore your identity outside of single motherhood, let’s just say you’re due for a ‘me season.’

Cancer Rising/Sun

It takes a village, Cancer. It’s time for you to call in new friends and communities under the new moon in Taurus on May 7. Over the next six months, you may see a slow but steady difference in your family’s village. By the end of May, you may feel like you’re carrying the world on your shoulders. As Jupiter enters Gemini, this could cause you to feel mentally and emotionally out-of-sorts. You may need to work on your coping mechanisms to combat the stressors of life and single motherhood.

Leo Rising/Sun

You’ll be the talk of the town, Leo! The new moon in Taurus on May 7 will encourage you to step into the spotlight. As a new cycle begins, this could help you find your footing with focusing on your career path and accomplishments. These good vibes should continue throughout the month, even if you need to re-evaluate where you stand in certain commitments or relationships. Luckily, your social life will take off when Jupiter enters Gemini. New friends will want to be part of your and your kiddo’s lives.

Virgo Rising/Sun

Where could you and the kids go, Virgo? Set your travel plans in motion under the new moon in Taurus on May 7. Luna could help guide you through the process of booking some luxurious trips for your family. The cosmic energy could even inspire you to revamp your healthy habits and goals. Create better habits to improve your physical, mental, and emotional well-being in single motherhood. The end of May should be professionally impactful with Jupiter entering Gemini. However, you may have to decide on one career path over another.

Libra Rising/Sun

How do you feel about your love and sex life, Libra? Finding time for love and sex can be challenging as a single mom. However, it might be time to prioritize your romantic and sexual needs once Pluto stations retrograde. Don’t be afraid to put yourself out there if the timing feels right! There may be a few potential partners who’ve been on your mind by the time Jupiter enters Gemini on May 25. Jupiter in Gemini will bring about your desire to travel more, go back to school, or generally get out of your comfort zone.

Scorpio Rising/Sun

Who do you want to call into your life, Scorpio? You might not fly solo for long after the new moon in Taurus on May 7. Luna will open a six-month cycle that could help you manifest a romantic relationship or professional arrangement. Be open to new commitments since they could greatly benefit your life! Later this month, you might be ready to change the way your family handles financial matters when Jupiter enters Gemini. Focus on your financial goals as a single mom and involve the kids! It might impact their habits and shift their perspective around money. 

Sagittarius Rising/Sun

How can you be more accepting, Sagittarius? Focus on improving your communication and active listening skills when Pluto stations retrograde. Throughout this retrograde, you may notice a profound difference in your conversations with your kids. It could even help bring you and your kiddos closer together! Meanwhile, you may have the pick of the litter when Jupiter enters Gemini on May 25. You could become overwhelmed by your professional and romantic options during this transit. At least you’ll have plenty to choose from, so choose wisely and have fun!

Capricorn Rising/Sun

Manifest fun opportunities to connect with your kids, Capricorn. The new moon in Taurus will beckon you to indulge in whimsical and artistic outlets over the next six months. You may even find a hobby that you can do with the fam during this lunar cycle. Meanwhile, your financial status may undergo a profound transformation thanks to Pluto retrograde. Luckily, this could be positive since you’ll be presented with a ton of job opportunities once Jupiter enters Gemini on May 25. If you play your cards right, your work-life and financial position could significantly transform.

Aquarius Rising/Sun

How can your loved ones support you, Aquarius? As a radically independent air sign, you may have trouble asking or accepting help from your loved ones. But you’re about to undergo an immense identity transformation once Pluto stations retrograde. It might be worthwhile to open up during this retrograde so that your loved ones can be there for you. Part of this could be finding yourself outside single motherhood since Jupiter will also enter Gemini on May 25. Don’t be afraid to try new things as a form of self-expression!

Pisces Rising/Sun

Don’t forget to take care of yourself, Pisces. You may have to confront some inner demons when Pluto stations retrograde. Being a single mom can be rewarding and taxing at the same time. Use Pluto retrograde to work through any mental health concerns and trauma so that you can be the best version of yourself for your kids. Your coping mechanisms may come in handy because your home life might be a little chaotic after Jupiter enters Gemini on May 25. Luckily, in single motherhood you’re a master at handling stress that comes your way with grace!