The site was a from scratch content management system for my dad's company. I'm self-taught too, it took about 6 months because I was learning along the way. Ended up scrapping it about a week after it went live because my brother (who manages the company) wanted more features that I didn't have the capability to program. Ended up using Magento instead, which took another month to learn and create a theme for
But I'm the same with clan and the hobby interest thing. I used to be really keen on the web development side of it, but I eventually lost interest. It's funny how enjoyable something can be when you want to do it, but becomes a chore when other people start pushing you to do it for them and underestimate how much effort goes into it.