It\u2019s that time again where we reveal your Chinese Zodiac forecast for the new year! And this time, we bring all parents the Year of the Wood Dragon zodiac forecast! According to astrologist and feng shui expert, Joey Yap, 2024 heralds the Year of the Wood Dragon which brings its own signature \u2018Heaven Luck\u2019, combining the power and prosperity of the Dragon sign with the abundance and growth of the wood element. A prosperous combination indeed! Keep reading as we share what the stars have in store for you this Year of the Wood Dragon. We explore how parents can navigate the year according to their zodiac animal in terms of career, wealth, relationships and health. And most importantly, how to parent your child according to their respective zodiac animals. Our parenting tips below can help you better cater to your children\u2019s special quirks based on their individual Chinese zodiac. Here\u2019s what every parent needs to know this Year of the Wood Dragon 2024! Dragon Good fortune for Dragons in the Year of the Wood Dragon 2024 lies in lending a helping hand, embarking on adventures and trying new things. Wealth: Financial wellbeing begins with staying away from risks (gambling, lending, etc). Career: Precision is the key to career success, avoid impulsive decisions. Relationships: Tread carefully in matters of the heart, empathy is key to keeping romance alive. Health: To maintain health, minimise work stress with mind-body exercise like Qi Gong. Parenting Your Dragon Child Fiery, charismatic Dragons can often be proud and domineering when they don't get their way. Nurture their leadership skills along with their empathy to promote balance. Provide opportunities for expression and decision-making. Snake The Year of the Wood Dragon 2024 brings a slew of ups and downs for Snakes, from financial gains and losses, to blooming romances and lonely nights. Wealth: Prioritise savings and play it safe. Avoid investing in suspicious dealings. Career: Career success lies in staying professional and being an upstanding worker, strike convos with the opposite sex. Relationships: Single serpents can rejoice with greater love prosperity this year. Health: When it comes to health, prevention is better than cure; fix your sleep schedule and stay active. Parenting Your Snake Child Secretive and curious, Snakes can be vengeful and sly if you cross them. To channel their cunning ways positively, promote intellectual pursuits. To avoid risking their venom, respect their need for privacy when they demand it. Horse The Year of the Wood Dragon 2024 brings strokes of good fortune for Horses. Wealth: You may gain some fame on social media. To keep off money woes, be extra mindful of your finances. Career:\u00a0All work and no play is no way to live so let your hair down after a tiring workday, promotions may be on the horizon. Relationships:\u00a0Love is in the air; so embrace both romantic and familial bliss. Health: Watch out for accidents around water, avoid high-risk sports and activities. Parenting Your Horse Child A Horse's enthusiasm is only matched by their impatience. Support their adventurous spirit by talking them on regular outings and trips. Provide plenty of outlets for their boundless physical energy. Goat Career, mentorships and business may be the highlight in the Year of the Wood Dragon2024 for Goats. Wealth:\u00a0You can expect to be on a financial rollercoaster this year; beware of risky investments. Career:\u00a0Don\u2019t let setbacks bring you down at the workplace, pay attention to the details. Relationships:\u00a0Couples can expect a rock-solid year ahead. Health: Some health woes may come knocking. Stay ahead by going for that long overdue health check. Parenting Your Goat Child Creative and good-natured, Goats are sensitive souls who can become easily hurt. Cultivate their vast artistic talents with plenty of encouragement. Offer emotional support during their dark and gloomy days. Monkey Monkeys may enjoy glowing business opportunities this Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Financial struggle awaits; so now\u2019s the time to invest in long-term goals with satisfying paybacks. Career:\u00a0Beware of office politics and gossip at the workplace. Relationships:\u00a0There is hope in the romance scene, but keep expectations to a minimum. Health: Don\u2019t delay dealing with small medical woes\u2014get them checked and avoid risky activities. Parenting Your Monkey Child A Monkey's fun and playful nature can often manifest as trickster energy. Encourage their curiosity and quick thinking positively with games and puzzles. Provide plenty of mental challenges to occupy their time. Rooster Inspiring forces conspire to boost the luck of the Rooster in the Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Wealth and kindness go hand in hand; stay away from high-risk financial decisions. Career:\u00a0It\u2019s time to give it your all at the workplace, you may just be rewarded. Relationships:\u00a0Couples can expect marital bliss. Health: \u00a0Illnesses should be dealt with immediately, before they become even bigger problems. Parenting Your Rooster Child Ambitious, independent Roosters often believe the world revolves around them. Acknowledge their achievements but instil humility. Promote self-esteem beyond physical attributes. Roosters thrive on structure and routine. Dog Slow and steady wins the race for Dogs in the Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Money is tricky this year, keep a weather eye on that bank account; avoid making rash financial decisions like gambling. Career:\u00a0Expect work to pile-up around you, and beware of communication mistakes. Relationships:\u00a0Those in relationships must nurture their bond to keep the flame alive, singles should embrace their solitude. Health: Be extra cautious when driving and handling sharp tools, gut and skin issues may arise. Parenting Your Dog Child Forthcoming and loyal, Dogs often don't understand boundaries, physical or emotional ones. Hone their regulation skills during those temperamental episodes. Learning some tact would do them good as well as they can often be too truthful. Pig The Year of the Wood Dragon 2024 may bring leadership opportunities to Pigs. Wealth:\u00a0Brace for unforeseen expenses, but take it as a learning experience in your financial planning. Career:\u00a0This is year to focus on self-improvement when it comes to career, look before you leap. Relationships:\u00a0Married couples should take care to avoid disharmony in the household. Health: Put your health first before anything; beware of injuries and illness. Parenting Your Pig Child Generous and innocent, Pigs often fall into bouts of self-indulgence and insecurity. Help them explore the world outside their comfort zones. Encourage their inner compassion but be sure to promote wisdom as well. Rat The stars smile down upon Rats with favour in the Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Your wealth and profession are strongly entwined this year, so seize those golden opportunities for business or career. Career:\u00a0Swim the choppy waters of the workplace with tact and charm. Relationships:\u00a0Prepare for monumental luck in your love life. Health: Those minor maladies may seem like nothing, but see the doctor anyway even if it\u2019s just a cold. Parenting Your Rat Child Smart, hardworking Rats often suffer from fear of failure. Curb their perfectionist tendencies by encouraging fun. Rats thrive in a stimulating environment where they can exercise their mental faculties. Ox Career growth may be on the horizon for Oxen this Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Overspending is your kryptonite, practice financial caution. Career:\u00a0Let your talents shine in the workplace; kill those overbearing bosses with kindness. Relationships: Single parents, listen up! Love opportunities abound for gents; ladies, stay true to yourself to find The One. Health:\u00a0Overworking may just be the death of you, put yourself and your own health first always. Parenting Your Ox Child Patient but stubborn, Oxen will not falter once they've made up their minds. Encourage them to be more flexible, make plenty of options available during tough negotiations. They enjoy nothing more than having obligations so light chores may be a good idea. Tiger The Year of the Wood Dragon 2024 brings luck in career and travel for Tigers. Prosperity awaits from multiple sources. Wealth:\u00a0Easy come easy goes when it comes to money. So spend below your means and stop chasing rainbows. Career:\u00a0Play by the rule book for a successful career year\u2014avoid rocking the boat. Relationships:\u00a0Singles may be hitting a dry well and couples may start to feel the flames fizzle. Health:\u00a0Risky activities are a no-no this year for Tigers as they may be more prone to injuries. Parenting Your Tiger Child Courageous and confident but reckless and impulsive, Tigers can often be a wild card. Teach them about patience and planning, so they don't end up making mistakes. Channel their restlessness into constructive activities. Rabbit Success comes in all shapes and sizes for Rabbits in the Year of the Wood Dragon 2024. Wealth:\u00a0Potential side hustles may be overshadowed by scam scares\u2014don\u2019t be too trusting. Career:\u00a0Maintain good relations at the office to help your career thrive. Relationships:\u00a0Dive into romances with playfulness, 2024 is an auspicious year for love, especially for single mums. Health: Sprains and cuts may be an issue this year, honing a keen eye for danger may just help keep those injuries at bay. Parenting Your Rabbit Child Peaceful and kind, Rabbits can be timid and sensitive. When they sulk, they sulk. They hate conflict so foster a positive and loving home where they can feel safe and nurtured. Encourage their artistic and sensitive side. Here\u2019s to An Auspicious Year of the Wood Dragon\u00a02024! May this Year of the Wood Dragon zodiac forecast bring you much wisdom and insight on how to seamlessly navigate your life this year. While the Year of the Wood Dragon may bring many challenges, its also brings its fair share of good fortune, happiness and plenty of opportunities for growth and abundance. So tap into the energy of the Wood Dragon for a prosperous and auspicious year ahead with your family! Gong Xi Fa Cai and Happy Chinese New Year with love from Motherhood.com.my! Disclaimer: The information provided in this article is for informational purposes only and should not be considered as medical advice from Motherhood. 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