Ceres in 10th House
The 12 Houses of astrology are symbolic of the all the departments that make up human life. The planets and zodiac signs will manifest themselves most strongly in the sphere of life represented by the House in which they fall on your chart. Houses are not "energies" like the elements or planets, nor do they color the expression of energies like the zodiac signs do. The houses are WHERE these energies are most likely to manifest. The houses are the fields of experience, not the experience themselves.
Ceres in 10th House
The desire to build a legacy as a caretaker is emphasized. Here we find people who feel one of the most important things they can offer back to the world is to nurture others.
One way this can manifest is to step into the responsibility of parenthood. Through the process of raising a child to be well adapted and successful in world, the archetype of Ceres fulfills its destiny.
It is worthwhile to note that love and nurturing should not be contingent upon the performance of the recipient. If childhood was not a source of unconditional love, the adult with this placement will need to work to see themselves and others as inherently worthy of love and compassion.
One of the most powerful ways to channel this placement of Ceres is through a profession that involves caring for vulnerable populations, particularly in food or healthcare fields.
You are someone who feels destined to take care of other people. For you to feel nurtured, you must feel that you are useful to others. While this is noble, it is especially important for you to mindfully avoid falling into martyrdom.
It is imperative to develop strong personal boundaries and healthy communication skills. You must find the balance between caring for others and yourself.
You may also associate love with achievement, which may need to be adjusted to include the belief that you are worthy of being taken care of regardless of what you accomplish or do for other people.