Empowered living through intentional aging & graceful goodbyes.

Meet Us

At Transitional Wisdom, we provide collaborative, compassionate and practical guidance as you care for a loved one who is experiencing the challenges of age-related decline and loss.  


Through coaching, family consulting, and emotional estate planning, we help you and your family come together to make unified decisions, have empowered conversations, and release any unresolved family issues... so your loved one can age intentionally, maximize their independence, and complete their life peacefully.

The 3 Pillars of Transitional Wisdom
Happy Three Generation Family


"Caregiving carries within it an opportunity for inner healing, liberation, and transformation for the one being cared for and for the one who cares."

- Henri Nouwen

"The message Morning Star Holmes delivers in her new book is for anyone looking for reassurance and guidance as they seek to make sense of aging and dying. Filled with love and practical insight, Transitional Wisdom is a must-read.”

- Barnet Bain, filmmaker, author, and educator

“Transitional Wisdom is rich with sound counsel drawn from hard-earned life experience. Holmes’s guidance is at once insightful, powerful, practical and soulful. Transitional Wisdom and the companion Action Journal have the potential of touching countless peoples’ lives.”

- Ira Byock, physician, author, and advocate for palliative care

“After working with Morning Star I was able to change my direction. I feel grateful for the coaching and deep insight I received from her.”

- Katherine Friedman, past client

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