I would to think that I have always been the type of person that appreciates even the simplest of life's pleasures. There really are so many things to appreciate about life (like life itself!) but I have found that motherhood has made me grateful for some of these things on a whole new level.
Being grateful requires an awareness of the things you have or as we often here them called, your blessings. Raising kids to have hearts of gratitude takes being intentional about teaching them to see what they have instead of what they do not.
Learning how to identify sequence of events is beneficial for both scientific inquiry (making observations and predictions) and literacy skills. Identifying sequence of events is something you can start practicing your toddler or preschooler.