The answer to the big money question that you've been on the edge of your seat about? YES - Cordelia and Doug BOTH loved it. Cordelia ate them with such eagerness that I had to practically hold her back. Success!
* My variations to the recipe included subbing 1 1/4 cups flour + 1 1/2 cups oats for the 2 cups flour in the original recipe AND adding 2 teaspoons cinnamon AND adding 1 (grated) pear.
Here's the recipe from King Arthur Flour's website:
Basic Muffins (with berry and oatmeal versions)