Apple Lemon Muffins

1 c flour
1-1/2 t baking powder
1/2 t baking soda
1/2 t salt
1/2 t cinnamon
1/2 t nutmeg
1/4 c pecans, finely chopped
1 peeled, cored, chopped tart apple
2 T grated lemon peel
2/3 c sugar
2 eggs
1/4 c oil
2 t lemon juice
1/2 t vanilla

Preheat oven to 350. Combine first 7 ingredients in a large bowl, mix and set aside. Combine 7 remaining ingredients in a separate bowl, and mix. Add liquid mixture to dry, all at once. Stir until dry ingredients are moistened. Spoon batter into greased muffin tins. Bake about 20 to 25 minutes or until firm to the touch. Makes 12 .