Mikey & Babsie's homepage

Welcome to our homepage!!!

20th September 2011: Inajara is born!

The first ten days in Inajara's life

Visit Torben's homepage!

Our Porto Alegre Sep. 2007 wedding pictures!
Our Vienna Sep. 2006 wedding webpage

New Year's celebration at home Dec. 2011
Torben's 3rd birthday Dec. 2011
Christmas Dec. 2011
BoV meeting at McDonald Observatory July 2011
Lilia's birthday June 2011
Torben's b-day party in Austin Dec 2010
Barbara's b-day party at Katja and Stu's house May 2010
Veronica & Mike's wedding in Gettysburg Sep 2009
Barbara's surprise b-day party at Alisa and Jad's house May 2009
Paul in Austin Feb 2008
Barbara back in town! Jan 2007
Engagement Party Oct 2005
Tom's famous boat party summer 2005
House warming party May 2005
1st dinner Apr 2005

Observing Fun:
Torben plays pool and piano at the observatory June 2010
Showing Charlie Duke (Apollo 16 LM pilot) and wife around the 2.7m (McD) Aug 2009
2x McD runs, Spurs game, Babsie's & Mikey's b-days (McD, San Antonio, Austin) Mar/Apr 2008
Worst run ever! (McD) Jan 2007

Our photos from traveling around the world...

Skiing & Tubing in Colorado Feb. 2013 NEW
Kepler Science Conference & San Francisco Dec. 2011
Colorado Aug. 2011
Hawaii (Waikiki beach, Oahu) Feb. 2011
Europe (Munich, Vienna, Obergurgl, Innsbruck) Apr. 2010
Puerto Rico (DPS meeting) Oct. 2009
Washington (DTM, Air & Space museum, Capitol, White House) Sep. 2009
Johnson Space Flight Center (Houston) BOV meeting (McD) July 2009
Hawaii (Kona, Kilauea, Mauna Kea, Hapuna Beach, etc...) June 2009
Torben's first conference: Santa Fe, Taos, Roswell June 2009
Colorado Nov 2008
Barcelona, Spain, (White Dwarf workshop) July 2008
Wroclaw, Poland, (HELAS workshop) July 2008
Padova, Italy, Feb. 2008
Yucatan, Mexico (Playa del Carmen, Cozumel, Chichen Itzá, Tulum, Xel-há) Sep. 2005
Prague, Czech Republic July 2005
Florida (Wet'n Wild) April 2005
Hawaii (Big Island, Surfing, Kilauea) Dec. 2005
Hawaii 2 (more Big Island and Mauna Kea summit trip) Dec. 2005
Santa Fe, New Mexico Nov. 2005

Austria (and Germany):

Visiting beautiful Vienna May 2011
Visiting family and friends in Vienna (and Breitenbrunn) Sep. 2009
In Vienna fall 2008
Schifoan (skiing) in Tauplitz Feb. 2008
Rax, Vienna, Guntramsdorf, Bratislava fall 2007
Vienna, Tautenburg & Frankfurt spring 2006
Moritz's Taufe
Summer 2005


Natal 2012: Cassino and Bombinhas (com Piratas!) Dec. 2012 NEW!

Barbarella in Curitiba, Itapema & Rio Grande do Sul (cha de bebe) Sep. 2008
Wedding trip (Rio de Janeiro, Foz do Iguazu & Porto Alegre) Sep. 2007
Barbara's PhD defense & party (Porto Alegre) July 2007
Christmas and New Year's 2006 (Itapema, Curitiba & Sao Paulo)
Mikey's birthday in 2006 (Porto Alegre, Curitiba, Rio Grande & Casino)
Christmas and New Year's 2005 (Foz do Iguazu, Itapema)

Austin, TX:

Vovo Ruda third visit (Halloween) Nov. 2011
Vovo Ruda visiting again! April 2011
Vovo Ruda visiting! Sep 2010
Heather & Mike's wedding in Austin May 2008
At home Cullen Ave. 2005
Playing (and killing in) volleyball
Halloween at UT 2005
Spurs game

Mountain Climbing:

Go to Mike's Mountain Page
includes journals and pictures of my climbs in the Himalayas, Andes, Rockies and Alps