I lifted my 5 to last year and sat him on my hip making him head height with me (5ft7) husband did the same (6ft1) so no more over blocked than there would have been but otherwise he would have got a butt view due to the crammed in like sardines fun of MK fireworks.
There is no way I would...
Probably in the minority but I found the layout of the land confusing there fidnt seem a very good flow for people to walk around.
Did FOP is Oct18 thought it was amazing but due to above walked in, got green beer, rode FOP and then left Haven't done river journey planning on doing that in May2020
We got a Disney water mist one for about $20 is 2016 it managed a 10day trip with a 3n5 year old using and went with us for another 10days last year and survived.. foam fan pieces are now a little misshapen but dont feel ripped off after 2 trips and the mist feature helped cool quickly
UK traveller here ... homebargains is usually the answer for a lot of our little extras...
Ziplock bags great for everything mentioned above
Ponchos.. can save you $$$ one rainy day and take up no room in your bag
Mini first aid kit .. they do really small ones has some plasters in, wipes...
TS breakfast has to be Tusker House for us:
1. Great variety of food
2. Meet characters
4. If get early reservation can get pic in the front of tree of life with minimal crowds
5. Again with early res finish breakfast stroll straight into Kilimanjaro Safaris and it's not too hot...