After enjoying those tasty greens, there is still more "green" in that box. Re-purpose it as an ideal shoebox and enjoy a more organized closet with your shoe collection easily visible. An added bonus is that you will probably gain extra space in which to store more shoes and have to eat more lettuce to get those boxes...it's a great cycle!
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