The best and most expensive snacks to use your snack credits on at Walt Disney World. Rense Rense - I definitely second the Dole Whip (best soft serve ever), anything at the Main Street Confectionary, and the cream cheese pretzels!
Prepping for a Disney trip at The Dollar Tree - I like the pop up hamper idea. Suction cups for hanging swim suits in the shower is also really smart. The bandana idea, liquid soap, character sandwich bags and rain ponchos are also good ideas!
take pennies and let your kiddos throw them in the various fountains around Disney! I found that mini M&M containers are the perfect size to hold pennies, so each of my boys has their own supply of pennies to use any time we see a fountain:)
Tip -- All the night-time parades feature vendors selling the most wonderful "light-up" items. They are not cheap -- and your kids WILL want them. Go to the Dollar Store before your trip and stock up on Glow Sticks, jewelry, and other neat Disney Merchand
Take a photo mat, colored markers (acid-free), and a bag of candy - put it all in a large ziploc bag - take it to Guest Services - the night before you leave the ship, it will be brought back to your room all signed! Perfect souvenir of yo