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Food Mom's genius trick for closing a cereal box goes viral — here's how it works

00:33  15 may  2020
00:33  15 may  2020 Source:   today.com

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Blown': Mum' s genius cereal box hack goes viral . A mum has blown people’ s minds online by showing them a simply hack for closing cereal boxes and avoiding the contents of it going stale.

The video of how to close a cereal box ’ hack went crazy viral online. A UK mom , Katy Bee, is the latest source of online chatter after a video of hers went crazy viral . While some tweeple called it a “ genius ” hack, there were others who wrote that the trick left them stunned.

If you’ve ever struggled to get a cardboard box of cereal to stay closed, this hack is for you.

Jenna Bush standing in front of a box: Jenna Bush Hager © TODAY Jenna Bush Hager

Becky McGhee, a mother of two from the U.K., recently shared the clever trick on her Facebook page. Since she first posted it, the clip has garnered over 119,000 shares and spawned countless imitations.

“Had to share this!!! 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,” she posted alongside the tutorial.

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McGhee told TODAY Food she saw a photo of a cereal box closed this way on some website so she decided to try it out herself.

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Start your morning right with this cereal box hack. Becky Holden McGhee, a wedding planner in Blackpool, England, went viral after demonstrating how to fold

Bored Panda contacted Becky, the mom of two from Blackpool, UK behind the viral video, who is One of the reasons why the cereal box -sealing hack blew up so fast has to do with how basic it is. And here ’ s a step-by-step guide on how to do it . Becky’ s video has now been viewed 3 million times

“I thought I'd give it a go with the numerous cereal boxes we have and couldn't believe how simple it was,” she said.

Related: Twitter is going wild over this home cook’s simple revelation.

After successfully completing the trick, McGhee posted four photos of the neatly folded boxes on her Facebook profile and one of her friends asked for a video tutorial.

“It made me giggle, but my husband and I quickly did and added it to the post (thinking just my friend would see it!) Minutes later a friend asked me to set it to 'share' and from that moment without knowing it, I had accidentally made a video that's gone viral,” McGhee said.

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Here ' s one hack to banish the use of rubber bands for your cereal stash and make your pantry Shared by Facebook user Becky Holden McGhee, this hack shows us how we've been sealing The hack went viral a while back, and while it originally was used for sealing potato chips, it works just as

While the hack looks tricky upon first glance, McGhee said it was quite simple to do and is really effective.

“It literally took seconds, looks really neat and will stop cereal going all soggy. Genius,” she said.

  1. To try it out for yourself, grab a box of cereal (or any other cardboard snack box that needs closing).
  2. Take both small side flaps and tuck them into the box.
  3. Then, take one long flap and tuck that into the box.
  4. Next, fold the two shorter sides of the box into a “V” shape and push them in.
  5. Finally, take the other long flap and tuck it into the box, making sure the flap is secured among the interior folds.

Commenters on McGhee’s post called the hack “life changing” and said it blew their minds. Others shared photos of their own attempts.

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TODAY’s Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager were wowed by the video, too.

When Jenna saw McGhee’s video, she was shocked and knew she had to try it out at home.

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‘ 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 I mean I can’t keep up with every single comment now because it ’ s gone a little bit crazy

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“What! Are you joking?” she exclaimed while watching the now-viral clip.

Hoda then helped walk Jenna through the hack as she attempted to tightly close a box of Fiber One cereal.

Jenna said folding the “V” into the sides of the box was harder than it looks, but she managed to recreate the trick fairly well, which Hoda joked was “not terrible.”

“I wish Becky was here with that soothing voice to coach me through this,” Jenna said.

This trick might take a few tries, but it does work!

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