Prime Day: back to school deals for the college bound!

We can hardly believe we're already talking about the new school year but today's the day for all things DEALS and there are some killer savings to be had right now when it comes to getting ready for the school year. So whether you're sending off your kids to college or wondering what you need to stock up on heading back to school, Amazon Prime Day has you covered. From tech gadgets to dorm room must-haves, these deals are too good to miss. So, grab your backpack (or snag one today!) and let's dive into the top back to school deals happening rn!

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What you really need to return to the classroom and it's all on sale:

  1. Apple AirPods Pro: Whether you need to focus during study sessions or unwind with your favorite Spotify playlist, these wireless earbuds deliver TOP notch audio quality and are noise cancelling. Get them on sale today for 20% off making them $199 (reg: $249).
  2. Pimple Patches: Say sayonara to blemishes with these super useful pimple patches. We love that these are discreet + effective. These patches work wonders to reduce the size and redness of pimples overnight. $17.59 (reg $21.99) – 20% off
  3. Electric Lunch Box: Okay if you're worried about your college bound kiddo surviving off ramen noodles while flying solo for the first time at college – send them on their way with this electric lunchbox! Warm, homemade meals don't have to be reserved for just when they're home visiting you! This is perfect to heat food on the go on campus! $27.19 (reg $33.99) – 20% off
  4. Quilted Weekender Overnight Bag with USB Travel Port: This quilted weekender is crazy spacious and not only does it hold allll of your essentials but also has a handy USB travel port to keep your devices charged on the go. Perfect for weekend getaways or short trips back home, this bag is both functional + trendy! $30.99 (reg $39.99) – 24% off (select colors)
  5. Water Filter Pitcher: This is such a practical item to have in a dorm room! This pitcher removes impurities and enhances the taste of tap water, making it super convenient and not to mention eco-friendly. $14.99 ($27.99) – 46% off
  6. 15-Piece Non-Stick Cookware Set: This set includes everything but the kitchen sink! But no really this 15 Piece Non-Stick Cookware Set will help you cook like a pro. Or at least you'll have all the bells and whistles to whip up a homemade meal! This set includes everything from frying pans to saucepans, all featuring a non-stick coating for easy cooking and super speedy cleaning. $59.30 (reg $76.50) – 22% off (15-piece set only)
  7. Mattress Topper: Don't skip on a mattress topper! It's likely bringing your own mattress of choice isn't an option so at least this will help ensure a restful night's sleep. $32.71 ($39.99) – 18% off + 5% coupon
  8. Surge Protector/5 Outlet Extender: Super important! This will keep your devices charged + secure. Protect your electronics (that you've spent quite a few pennies on) while also charging up to 5 devices! Keep your gadgets safe from power surges while charging up multiple devices. $11.98 ($19.98) – 40% off
  9. Portable Charger/Power Bank: Everyone needs one of these! Stay connected all day long with a portable charger/power bank. It's such a relief to never have to worry about running out of battery when you're on the go between classes. $33.99 (reg $39.99) – 15% off + 20% off coupon
  10. Lap Laptop Desk: Because you may not want to/or do you best work sitting at a desk and we get that! Work comfortably from even your bed with this lap laptop desk. We love that it's portable so you can tote it practically anywhere and it's actually adjustable to fit to your body type. $32.98 (reg $39.99) – 18% off + $5 coupon
  11.  Bluetooth Speaker: This portable speaker allows you to take the music wherever you go. Whether in your dorm room or during an off day hanging out with friends this is so good to have on hand!
  12. Mini Fridge: Keep your favorite snacks and beverages chilled and easily accessible with a compact mini fridge. Whether you're studying late at night or hosting a movie night with friends, having a mini fridge in your room is an absolute game-changer. $24.69 (reg $49.99) – 51% off
  13. Pillow Slides: Everyone needs a pair of these pillow slides (which btw will absolutely come in handy for the shower situation at college). Perfect for lounging around your dorm or running quick errands, these cozy slides offer a plush feel and effortless style. Treat your feet to the ultimate comfort. $20.30 ($35.99) – 43% off
  14. Personal Safety Alarm: This is SO important to have on hand! This personal safety alarm is compact and easy to use, and most importantly it's incredibly loud when activated to attract attention and deter potential threats. Keep it on your keychain and have the added layer of protection from this tiny but mighty alarm! $23.96 ($29.95) – 20% off
  15. Ninja Air Fryer: Step up your cooking game with a long time love of ours, the Ninja Air Fryer. This versatile kitchen gadget replaces SO many other devices you can air fry, roast, reheat, and even dehydrate your favorite foods. From quick snacks to full meals, the Ninja Air Fryer is a must-have for all of the busy students (and really anyone on the go!). $89.99 (reg $159.99) – 44% off

Back to school in style thanks to Prime Day

We're not sure there's really a better time than during Amazon Prime Day to score some insane deals on all of the back-to-school + college essentials. These are the items you'll be so happy you snagged on sale when the fall semester rolls around in the next month!

Corrine Stokoe

Corrine Stokoe is a blogger, podcaster and content creator behind the brand Mint Arrow. She and her husband Neil live in South Orange County with their 5 kids, she runs her blog and business with 7 team members, where they find the best daily deals and share favorite finds in fashion and beauty. They also run a podcast called Mint Arrow Messages. Mint Arrow has been featured in Forbes, Women's Wear Daily, Business Insider, The Wall Street Journal, AdWeek and Allure. Corrine is passionate about sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ as often as she can and teaching others to use social media for good.

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