05/26/2015 01:27 pm ET Updated May 26, 2015

Astrologist Suggests We Take Vacations And Garden While Mercury Is In Retrograde

Mercury is in retrograde until June 11, and it's hard to remain impartial about that as it becomes the new haute gripe behind things that go wrong in our day-to-day. But what does it really mean? Author and astrologist Celeste Longacre spoke with HuffPost Live on Friday about what exactly this triannual period for the planet entails and how to apply it to your own life.

Watch the video above to learn more about Mercury's retrograde and what kind of activities Longacre suggests are best for this time of year.

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