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revolution as a social change - Post BenchBags (21)

Let’s change the way we look at the world and exchange our impressions.  Let our ideas flow and find a bunch of colors that mean everything and nothing at the same time. Hagamos un intercambio de impresiones, de formas de ver el mundo. Hagamos una lluvia de ideas, un montón de colores que signifiquen todo y nada.     Beauty is in diversity and keeping true to our own personality.  Let’s rid ourselves of fashion trends and contribute with our own style – that personal touch that makes us stand out. Lo bonito de la diversidad y la fidelidad de…

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Reunions, family gatherings, toasts to all of our successful events as well as our failures – it’s the time of the year to celebrate everything! Last minute shopping for Christmas gifts, hoping we’ll make the right choice, as these gifts are chosen with love and affection. Reencuentros, reuniones, brindar por todos los éxitos, por los fracasos también, que aquí todo se celebra. Compras de última hora, regalos con más o menos acierto pero con todo el cariño del mundo…que es de lo que se trata. Food, food, food!  As with the company, the more the better. Christmas parties with friends,…

We Are What We Eat, oily (blue) fish  - Bench Bags 4

How many times have we heard this without really knowing what it means? Our eating habits have a direct influence on our health.  Therefore, including certain foods in our diet can help combat stress, fatigue or pain and enhance our memory, among other things. Cuántas veces habremos escuchado esta frase, sin saber realmente lo que significa. La alimentación tiene influencia directa sobre nuestra salud e incluir determinados alimentos en nuestra dieta pueden ayudarnos a combatir el estrés, el cansancio o el dolor, así como potenciar nuestra memoria entre otras cosas. We Are What We Eat Hippocrates, considered the father of…

life gets better in summer

Summer is finally here! The best season of the year!! It’s getting hot and we’re dying to go to the beach. They say that the sea cures everything so that’s where we’re going , to let go of all the stress accumulated throughout the year. ¡Ya está aquí! Por fin la época más esperada del año. Se va notando el calor y las ganas de playa. Dicen que el mar lo cura todo, y es ahí donde nos mudamos para liberar el estrés acumulado durante el año.     Our skin gets tanned, our hair gets a lighter  shade and our wardrobe gets…

Save the date, wedding outfits - BenchBags

Welcome to the merry month of May! Although it’s still spring the summer is already in the air, which makes it an ideal time to kick off the wedding season. Here’s a toast to all of you who are with the last minute details and waiting expectantly for the day you have so often dreamed of. The countdown to celebrate this special day with your family and friends has just begun. It’s the beginning of a new stage in your project for the future. Damos la bienvenida a Mayo, alegre y primaveral aunque ya se respira el verano, es este ambiente idílico el que…

Zip Around Continental Wallet & Zip Coin Purse: Black, Tan & Chocolate

The perfect Mother’s Day gift is always the one you choose with love and dedication. At BenchBags we’re convinced that each and every one of our articles are made with great care and endeavor for the sole purpose of making you feel like someone special. El regalo perfecto para el día de la madre siempre será aquel hecho con cariño y dedicación. Desde BenchBags estamos convencidos que cada una de nuestras piezas está realizada con mucho empeño y delicadeza con un sólo fin: hacerte sentir especial. Our Mother’s Day gift selection Now that the nice weather has arrived you can choose from these lively colors.…

Winners benchcooks contest - BenchBags

Thank you all for participating in our #benchcooks contest. In one way or another you’ve shown us that you really enjoy food and cooking. The six lucky winners who are going to receive one of our canvas aprons with leather details are: Gracias a todos los que habéis participado en nuestro concurso #benchcooks. Nos habéis demostrado de una u otra forma que os encanta la comida y la cocina. Es por ello que los seis afortunados que vais a obtener uno de nuestros delantales de lona con detalles en piel sois: Congratulations to all of you! ¡Enhorabuena a todos!   Please send us the…

The art of cooking - BenchBags #benchcooks 1

Among our many passions there is one that we, as craftsmen, especially identify with: Cooking. For us, a craftsman is someone who with his hands, tools and creativity is able to create something that others can use and enjoy. This is what you do each time you get into the kitchen to create an extraordinary and tasty dish. As a small tribute we’ve organized this contest for those of you who love cooking and think that it’s much more than just making dinner. Entre las muchas pasiones que tenemos, hay una con la que nos identificamos mucho aquellos que nos dedicamos a la artesanía:…

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Hello again and Happy New Year! Since Christmas and over-eating go hand in hand, in this post I’d like to unveil some myths about the popular “detox” diets and give some guidelines for healthy living. Although you’re probably familiar with many of the following tips it’s not a bad idea to refresh your memory and start off the New Year on the right foot. Hola de nuevo y feliz año! Como las navidades y los excesos van de la mano, en este post me gustaría desvelar algunos mitos sobre las famosas dietas “detox” y dar algunas pautas para una vida saludable, y aunque…

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It’s time to start thinking of gifts for our loved ones. Sometimes I just run out of ideas and I hate buying something under pressure which I normally wouldn’t buy. To help you solve this problem here are a few original gift ideas for a birthday, for Christmas or any important event. Se acerca una época donde hacemos muchos regalos a los que más queremos. A mi me pasa que muchas veces me quedo sin ideas, o que no quiero “regalar algo por regalar”, por eso hoy quiero dejarte estas ideas originales para celebrar un cumpleaños, la navidad o cualquier evento importante. Adventure…