City-dwellers know all too well the hardship that is having to deal with a small kitchen
. At the top of this list is the absence of a pantry and having to deal with the repercussions of such an inconvenience. Personally speaking, my fridge doubles as a pantry, housing everything from cereal boxes to packets of gum (yes, really). And while I have grown quite accustomed to this way of life, it's neither sustainable nor practical.
So how does one get around said dilemma? Clever storage hacks and a few tricks of the trade are some of the ways—organizational items, crafted with small-spaces in mind, are another. Ahead, we look to a few helpful changes you can make at home, to carve out a pantry, or some semblance of one.