Merchants of the Dark Road

Sweet Freedom Bakery Allergen-Free Cookbook & Secret Recipes

A project in Philadelphia, PA by Allison Lubert

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We are finally sharing our coveted recipes that are free of gluten, dairy, soy, eggs, corn, refined sugars & peanuts.
Backers: 334
Average Pledge Per Backer: $48

Funded: $16,035 of $15,000
Dates: May 21st -> Jun 20th (30 days)
Project By: Allison Lubert
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Latest News

Campaign Ends a Little After 7pm EST Today...

June 20th - via:
Thank you everyone for your support!  We reached our goal and are so excited to create an incredible Cookbook for all of you!  We will keep you all informed and we will reach out soon for the information needed to fulfill our rewards. Thank You,... (Read More)

Hard Copy and E-Book

June 20th - via:
We have had requests for a hard copy Cookbook and we added this new reward so people could get both for $45 (a $5.00 discount) if they wanted...sorry it is so late in the game...and thank you to everyone who helped get us to our goal!  (Read More)

Update: Sweet Freedom’s Kickstarter Cookbook Is a Go!

June 20th - via:
Holler! The soon-to-be-published Sweet Freedom cookbook is officially on, thanks to a successful Kickstarter campaign which raised over $15,300 in a month, surpassing the $15K goal with a few hours to spare. (Read More)

More progress!

June 19th - via:
Hard at work today on the Cupcakes & Frostings Chapter.  I'm getting close to being finished with the recipe editing - yay!    (Read More)

Our Son is Really Excited About Reaching Our Goal

June 18th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Sweet Freedom Bakery Launches Cookbook Kickstarter

June 18th - via:
If you have almost any kind of food allergy and a wicked sweet tooth, listen up: Sweet Freedom Bakery wants to publish a cookbook with over 50 of its allergen-free recipes, but it needs your help to do it. The local bakery launched a Kickstarter campaign last month to raise $15,000 to cover some of the production costs, including editing, proofreading, layout, design, photography and more. As of this writing, there are less than 60 hours to go, and just under $2,000 left to raise. (Read More)

June 13th - via:
We have just hired an awesome photographer to capture all of the amazing images we will need for the book...we can't wait to start working with is an image to wet your appetite...pls note...this picture was done by us on our IPhone and is... (Read More)

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June 10th - via:
Thank you everyone for the amazing support...only 10 days to go!  Please take a few minutes and forward our link on to anyone you can.  With your help, we can reach our goal...thank you again... (Read More)

Progress, Progress, Progress

June 8th - via:
Thank you everyone for your incredible support and for spreading the word about SFB's Cookbook. We have recently finalized our layout for our recipes and set up a trip for our book editor to visit the bakery, oversee photography and finalize the... (Read More)

Check Out Our SFB T-Shirts Included in Our Rewards

May 30th - via:
Thank you everyone for the incredible support...I have attached pictures as some folks were interested in the t-shirt design for our t-shirts in the rewards section. Baking you happy, Jon Lubert  (Read More)

Thumbprint Recipe For Our Backers

May 26th - via:
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Thank You

May 26th - via:
Thank You to all of our early backers. We have started discussions with an incredible cookbook editor and have started looking at layout designs for our recipes. We are learning a ton about the publishing industry and are so excited to move forward... (Read More)

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