It’s that time, the first of the month, when you spend your whole paycheck on rent and bills. Your fridge is looking pretty sad and the grocery budget is low. Frankie cooks up some go-to pantry meals and also teaches us how to better prepare for this time of the month. Learn what pantry essentials to stock up on so you always have ingredients to make hearty, delicious meals. It’ll make writing out that rent check hurt a little less.