Originally Posted by morrasy
I was thinking of doing a starter just to make sure. Here's another question. Can I brew up my wort today along with my starter and then add my starter in a couple days when it's ready? Is it ill advised to let the wort sit for a couple days before pitching?
It is ill advised to allow wort to sit for a couple of days before pitching the yeast.
You want the yeast in the wort as soon as possible so your yeast dominates the fermentation process, not allowing any stray yeast in.
I think you will leave yourself open to too many possible problems.