If you are just starting out in the kitchen and don’t have a lot of pantry essentials, your start-up costs might be a bit more. We also try to use the same pantry ingredients over and over again, so that you’re not filling up on single-use items. After working with our meal plans for a month or two, you’ll definitely have an incredibly functional pantry that will enable you to cook a whole assortment of delicious meals. Here’s a download of common pantry ingredients that you’ll see week after week.