Good morning AJ,
I am retired and spend most of my time on woodworking forums, yet family, friends, and neighbors knowing my appliance repair background (I missed out on the witness-protection relocation) always seem to catch me up with 'Can you take a look at this appliance?"
Some days I pine for the days before White Industries became Electrolux... back when a refrigerator was a box, compressor, and thermostat, and not an internet portal. I am not really a luddite, and even the esoteric internals of an Asko motherboard pique my curiosity (just not on a time-clock these days
I'd likely just continue to lurk on your forum, but would like to stay abreast of the latest changes, - might even pipe up from time to time,