Bitter with the Sweet

Savouring a Zest for Life

by Cecilia B. Mañosa

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 18/10/2022

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 308
ISBN : 9781982295905
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 308
ISBN : 9781982295912

About the Book

Drawing from her unique journey as a mother, wife, daughter, sister, widow, and friend– author Cecilia B. Mañosa illustrates how life, with its ups and downs, is worth all of it and meant to be savoured as a delightfully treasured gift. Bitter with the Sweet is a pragmatic and poignant collection of enriching messages that invite you to partake in the fullness of life. Looking into everyday themes as time, nature, and technology to bonds with children, family, and friends. As it delves into a deeper understanding of happiness, beauty, forgiveness, and loss, it explores life strides such as nurturing self-care, making decisions, building resilience and reinventing yourself. Using interesting references from contemporary pop culture, Bitter with the Sweet is a tool chest filled with color, truth, and candor, and sprinkled with nuggets of wisdom to take on your own journey, regardless of age. Like having a heart-to-heart with an old friend, this book opens a door to self-awareness and nudges you to ponder your life, relationships, and purpose.

About the Author

Cecilia B. Mañosa is a mother, beach lover, and student of life—for life. A career entrepreneur with a Master of Science in Communications Management, she maintains a philosophy of life that is perceptive, refreshing, and uplifting. Having grown up on different continents, she now divides her time between Sydney and Manila.