When you think about it, it doesn’t make sense that cereal boxes close with great big gaping holes on the top.
Essentially, that’s because they’re not supposed to.
A woman has shared a genius hack for closing them in the correct way and it’s left the internet shocked.
Becky Holden McGhee posted photos and a video on Facebook, showing how to correctly store cereal boxes – or any boxed food for that matter.
In her Facebook post, Becky says: ‘It’s only taken me 40 years, but I now know the correct way to close a cereal box.
‘Genius. It takes seconds, no more dried up cereal and ugly torn boxes to greet me every morning.’
Becky – who works as a celebrant – explains that she first came across the hack when she was scrolling through social media.
She tells Metro.co.uk: ‘I came across a post of an American lady who had done it and I was like “that looks amazing but I