Am i mature enough for a relationship? Even if you think you have found the one, that doesnt mean that you are ready for a relationship. What do you do with your free time? I do my homework to make sure that i dont have any extra work over the weekend. There are times when one often wonders whether the way they act is too childish, or not sophisticated enough. We wait to grow up our entire lives and when we do grow up, we find ourselves lost and wondering how grown-up we may be. We know the butterflies that flutter inside your stomach still when you face a large crowd or how nervous you get before an interview, but that doesnt mean you still. You might be among the many youths who are wisely putting off dating until theyre old enough to know themselves better. She says thinking back two years ago, what i would have looked for in a potential mate was so different from what i would look for now. i am open with my parents with my problems yet i do not believe i am mature enough to date. The reason i bring this up is that i have a crush on a junior boy, so that means he would be 17 as of october. I understand that if i were to date him, he may not be able to drive me anywhere unless my parents trust him completely. i am 18, moved out when i was 16 and have been working since, currently working in an office. I don t depend on anyone i was brought up by strict parents who tought me respect, discipline and value. I am saving myself for someone special don t like playing around and want to be in a serious relationship. Take our quiz and find out if your child is mature enough to have a smartphone the average age that children get their first smartphone is 10, but that doesnt necessarily mean your child is ready.