White Christmas centerpiece "trough" paired with bleached woods and green. Pretty! / Buckets of Burlap
Holiday Home Tour 2014 | Home Remedies
Another idea. I really like the way this one uses the space, but I think we would need lids on at least two of the cans (non-recycling and whatever the third can is--I'm thinking kitchen scraps?!), and I bet that really impacts the convenience of the arrangement.
Undercounter Refrigerators – The New Must-Have In Modern Kitchens (why didn't someone think of this before?)