So, the kid is all packed and ready for college...or so you thought. Last-minute purchases have become a way of life in the age of Amazon (AMZN) - Get Report , so why not abuse the one-hour, one-day or free two-day shipping options?
While the endless automat of cute dorm ready options for students in this day and age is totally not fair for the rest of us who had to deal with the tyranny of IKEA alone, at least we can live vicariously through college students by purchasing them what we would have wanted.
Stanley Classic Vacuum Bottle $19.99
Long walk to lecture in the cold? They're going to need hot (possibly spiked?) coffee desperately.
They haven't gotten out of bed in time in 18 years, but this might help change that.
Big Fish and Little Fish Nail Clipper Set $10
Self-care, so in right now.
Chemist's Spice Rack $75
For your scientist-in-training who is getting kicked off the campus meal plan.
If they will want to display it, they might be reminded to use it.
For their countless tech items that you know they'll NEED to plug in simultaneously.