Marisa Casciano

Marisa is a blogger and artist from central Connecticut. She loves french vanilla tea, hiking, traveling, and New Girl reruns. Find her on Instagram: @marisataylor24. And check out her website: www.lovealwaysmarisa.com

7 Life Lessons You'll Inevitably Learn Your First Semester Away From Home

ByMarisa Casciano
College is your home away from home. Your dorm room is your space to make your own, and your roommates are like your siblings (because they'll occasionally hog the television remote or dip into your snacks). There's probably a kitchen on the first…

7 Ways To Save Money On Books Your First Year In College, Because They Cost How Much?

ByMarisa Casciano
Remember when Kristen Wiig was sitting on a plane in Bridesmaids and said, "Help me, I'm poor?" Yeah, I felt that. As much as you love college, it can be quick to drain your bank account. Everything just adds up — snacks at the cafeteria, notebooks…

32 Clever Captions For City Pics, Because Those Skyscrapers Were Built For The Feed

ByMarisa Casciano
There's something about a city that makes you want to sleep less and dream more. You want to wake up early in the morning and just hustle, amongst all the girls who are shooting for the stars, too. You see, some adventures are meant for the…

The 8 Types Of Friends You'll Make Your First Semester Of College

ByMarisa Casciano
Going to college is life-changing. You're expanding your horizons and possibly getting outside of your comfort zone. You're learning to live on your own, and making new friends along the way. When you graduate, you don't just walk out with a…

You Can Actually Travel Like Prince Harry & Meghan Markle With One Of These Royal Trips

ByMarisa Casciano
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are relationship #goals, and the streak continues with their next adventure. This October, the two will go on their first official international tour to Australia for the Invictus Games — a Paralympic event initiated…

7 Times Your Bestie In College Reminds You Of Your Sister

ByMarisa Casciano
Sister or best friend? Sometimes, you can't tell the difference. Granted, your college bestie hasn't quite been there since day one. But, she's completely stolen a piece of your heart. You could take her home to your family, and she'd fit right in.…

28 Captions For Your Leather Jacket Costume That Are Wicked Chic

ByMarisa Casciano
Leather jackets, pumpkin spice, and everything nice? Tell me more! This is the spookiest season of the year, and you're so excited. You first brought up your costume with your best friend in the peak of summer. She couldn't believe you were wishing…

36 Captions For Your Mermaid Costume That'll Make For A Magical Post

ByMarisa Casciano
The world is your oyster, and you are the pearl. At least, that's what being a mermaid seems to be all about — next to being besties with a flounder or a pretty sassy crab. But, not everybody understands your obsession with the waves and collecting…

Why Your First Roommate Is The Best You'll Ever Have, So Keep Her Extra Close

ByMarisa Casciano
Dear, first roommate. Thank you for everything — from making sure the fridge was always stocked with the best snacks, to obsessing over who would get that last rose on The Bachelor. Oh yes, this girl has made such a memorable and amazing mark on…

6 Things The Girl Who's Always Running Late Wants You To Know

ByMarisa Casciano
Girls who are always running late, unite! Actually, can we meet up in like five minutes? There's a line at the coffee shop, and clothes all over your bedroom floor. Whoops, here you go again. Fingers crossed that somebody saved you a seat, or that…

How To Land Your Dream Internship, According To 7 Women Who Have Been There, Done That

ByMarisa Casciano
Shoot for the moon — right? You've been taught since day one to dream big. You told your friends and family that you wanted to be a scientist or a teacher. Now you're in college, trying to make that a reality. You're hanging in the library until…

26 Captions For Your Bunny Costume, Because You're Hopping Into Halloween

ByMarisa Casciano
Has anyone seen my cotton tail? Yes, it's basically that time of the year, whether you're ready for it or not. Everyone's beginning to pull out their Halloween costumes, or scroll through Pinterest for some fresh ideas. Your bestie is going as one…

7 Underrated Greek Islands That Aren't On Your Bucket List, But Really Should Be

ByMarisa Casciano
At least once in your lifetime, you need to get yourself to the Greek. You've likely seen pictures of the pristine beaches with teal water that stretches to the horizon line. You've imagined yourself lounging in the sun and eating fresh fruit on a…

Google's New Travel Tool Is The Next Best Thing For Trip Planning, Without The Stress

ByMarisa Casciano
Traveling has its ups and downs. On the one hand, you're diving head-first into an incredible new culture, and tasting the most delicious, authentic food the area has to offer. On the other, you're navigating airports, finding accommodations, and…

28 "Fright Night" Instagram Captions For When You're Getting Your Spook On

ByMarisa Casciano
Girl, get your spook on. Fall means pumpkin patches and apple picking, and cotton candy and neon lights at the fair. But, it's also the season for going to haunted houses and watching Hocus Pocus every other day. It's the one time of the year when…

26 Honest Captions You'd Love To Use For Your HS Reunion Pics, But Won't

ByMarisa Casciano
Aside from pumpkin patches and all of that "hocus pocus," it's high school reunion season! Yes, seeing your old friends and classmates can be quite spooky, and you've been mentally preparing yourself for months. There are a lot of mixed emotions in…

10 Times You Should Speak Your Mind In Your 20s For A Sweeter Life

ByMarisa Casciano
How many times have you looked back at a conversation and thought, "I wish I had said this." Instantly, you're filled with a little regret and the sudden urge to invent time travel. You think about how the situation would've played out differently,…

The Best Fall Presets For Insta Are Here Just In Time For Your #SweaterWeather Pics

ByMarisa Casciano
You know it's fall when you see the hashtag #sweaterweather. In that moment, you realize the world has come to terms with the end of summer and is ready to snuggle up. Girls from campus or around your office are posting pictures in pumpkin patches,…

36 Cute Captions For Fall Pics With Your Bestie, Because She's Your Boo

ByMarisa Casciano
She's the pumpkin spice to your latte, and the sweater to your weather. She's the only person you'd willingly share your cotton candy with, even if she didn't ask before stealing a bite. There's not a day that goes by where you don't feel lucky to…

7 Times You Should Be Honest With Yourself During Your Next Vacation

ByMarisa Casciano
Truth be told, vacation is the best time of the year. Whether you're staying in a sweet resort or eating all the pasta in another country, it's refreshing to change your location and soak up the sun. You put aside your planner or the textbooks that…