Sparkles by Ashlee: faith, funny, + fulfilling dreams

Welcome to Sparkles by Ashlee, a Christian lifestyle blog over faith, funny, and fulfilling dreams. I'm Ashlee Staerk, and I'm a teenager in love with Jesus and writing stories for His glory in Iowa. Grab your fave drink (I'll take a Dr. Pepper), and peruse my blog, where I document what God is teaching me, encouragement He lays on my heart, the good and the bad in life (always keeping it real), and my journey of trusting God with my dreams!

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This life is a beautiful and hard thing. As I did with faith, I like to keep this life real. This is the category where I share my views on different things we face in this life.

Whether it be from an event I attended or a vacation, I always want to keep it real and tell you what I learned through it--bad or good.

This is my journey of what God has been teaching me throughout my life. Grab your favorite drink, and let's catch up!