Re: Canada My situation; legal questions about Ontario
It sounds like the ebike is likely the simplest way to go for you. Several members here are using the Magic Pie electric kit from Golden Motors. You can install it on just abut any kind of bike you want, quick and easy. Take a look at some recent threads on ebikes and you might like what you see.
Someday when I grow up I will probably lose interest in toys with wheels, but until then...