Apple Cinnamon Pecan Pancakes

* extra fluffy pancake mix
* 1-2 apples, diced, honeycrisp is a fav
* 2 TBSP cinnamon
* 1 c water
* maple syrup
* chopped pecans
* butter

1. put apples, cinnamon, pecans, and water in a pot to simmer
2 make pancakes as directed
3. serve a desired stack of pancakes topped with butter, spoonful of apple cinnamon pecans and a drizzle of syrup