All things in moderation . That includes work .
But , I know what you mean . I’ve been there , too .
Being as you have so little time to ‘play’ , I’d stick a chain guard and tail light on it , make it safe , get it running reliably and be done with it . Ride it as much as you feel like and don’t say no to the kids when they want to ride it . Who knows , maybe it’ll help raise their interest level . 😉
My 2 cents with a 50% discount .
Pete . 🙂