I you have a wife, girlfriend, kids, relatives, friends, kiss them godbye, from now on you will never have any time left for them :-)
not so fast. i found they're quite useful to get your projects and ideas sorted. plus they can be used to just babble at them what you've just learned. they're very forgiving.
last but not least, birthdays, christmas and that such are wonderful occasions to actuallay use them phase one prototypes and legitimate the 500 LEDs bargain from ebay.
i'm a family guy i guess.
PS: welcome, maverick.