This Is What’s in Your Grocery Cart, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
We found something for every sign!
Building your grocery list? Before you consult the refrigerator, consult the stars. Here’s what to put in your cart, based on your zodiac sign. As you’re looking for foods to eat, here’s what your zodiac reveals about your health.
Aries (March 21 to April 19): Ice cream or frozen fruit
As a fire sign, the last thing you need in your life, Aries, is more heat. Opt for something cool, instead—like a pint of ice cream or a frozen fruit smoothie. Here’s how to can make ice cream in a bag with kids. Aah…so refreshing.
Taurus (April 20 to May 20): Spaghetti sauce
When it comes to quick and easy dinners, few dishes are more practical and reliable—like you, Taurus—than a box of pasta and a jar of marinara sauce. While you appreciate that you can always count on the store-bought kind, for nights when you’re feeling fancy, make sure you know the one ingredient you should always be adding to your homemade pasta sauce.
Gemini (May 21 to June 20): Peanut butter and jelly
You like things that come in pairs, Gemini—after all, your sign is the twins. And what goes better together than peanut butter and jelly? If you’re curious and ready to impress your friends with interesting facts, here’s the history of peanut butter and jelly.
Cancer (June 21 to July 22): Brie and salami
You’re a people person, compassionate Cancer, so there’s rarely a time when you don’t have friends or family over. To satisfy your social butterfly tendencies—and keep your guests happily fed—stock up on all the makings of everyone’s favorite charcuterie board, like creamy Brie and savory salami. After entertaining, here are the 6 best ways to clean wooden cutting boards.
Leo (July 23 to August 22): Sriracha and Flamin’ Hot Cheetos
Look up “fiery” in the dictionary and you’re likely to find your picture next to it, bold Leo. So naturally, when you’re roaming the grocery store, you’re drawn to spicy snacks like Flamin’ Hot Cheetos or a bottle of hot sauce. If you’re wondering what sriracha is and why people love it, we’ve got the answer.
Virgo (August 23 to September 22): Whatever’s on sale!
Cue the couponing! Your practical—and frugal—side loves saving money, Virgo. That means planning your weekly grocery list based on whatever is currently on sale. (In other words, you are not the person who’s going to blow $8 on a pint of fancy gelato.) These are the 35 essential recipes you should know before you turn 35.
Libra (September 23 to October 22): Cookies and Kale
It’s no coincidence that your sign is the scales, Libra—you crave balance in every area of your life. And that includes your grocery cart. So it’s no surprise that while you have a package of Oreos or Chips Ahoy in there, you also have some good-for-you produce like fresh kale. Science has discovered the perfect length of time to dunk your Oreo.
Scorpio (October 23 to November 21): Dark Chocolate and Steak
A little bit moody, a little bit sensitive, a little bit sensual—that’s you, Scorpio. So you like foods that are equally luxurious and intense, like a bar of creamy dark chocolate or a nice, juicy ribeye steak. And speaking of the latter, here’s how to buy the best steak, according to butchers.
Sagittarius (November 22 to December 21): Granola bars
Work. Happy hour. PTA meetings. Spin class. You’ve always got something going on, Sag, so you’ll need easy grab-and-go snacks for your busy lifestyle. If you don’t have time to whip up easy snacks, stick to healthier packaged items like granola bars.
Capricorn (December 22 to January 19): Kombucha and fresh vegetables
You’re nothing if not driven, Capricorn. When you put your mind to something—including your diet—you go after it 100 percent. So when you resolved to eat healthier this year back on January 1, you’re still sticking to it with all the nutritious eats like digestion-boosting kombucha and fresh vegetables galore. However, beware of these “healthy” foods nutritionists won’t touch.
Aquarius (January 20 to February 18): Ramen fixings
Of all the signs, you’re the most eclectic and adventurous, Aquarius. Which means you aren’t going to settle for the same old at the grocery store—instead, you’re going to branch out with international picks, like Ramen noodles for an authentic Asian dinner.
Pisces (February 19 to March 20): Lucky Charms and sushi
Whimsical and artsy: two words to describe both you and your foods of choice, Pisces. Whether it’s a box of Lucky Charms (perfect for your sweet personality, too) or a spicy tuna roll (you are the fish sign!), you’re a firm believer that food is meant to be fun. Next, here’s the best way to destress, based on your Zodiac sign.