Originally Posted by nkacree
Got lots of suggestions to make my own starter... Not sure I know how to do that yet.
Yes, you can make a starter using the Wyeast pack.
You can also harvest that yeast when done fermenting, wash it, store it for a bit then use it in another starter for a future batch.
Opps - i see that you asked a question I did not answer.
What questions do you have? You said you had suggestions already. Search the site and you will find many threads about this.