Alicia Silverstone Welcomes Baby Bear Blu

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Author/actress Alicia Silverstone gave birth to her first child Thursday, May 5, her rep told People.

The actress, 34, and husband Christopher Jarecki, 40, chose the name Bear Blu Jarecki, who weighed in at 7 lbs., 15 oz. Alicia quickly took to her blog to express her joy.

"I'm so grateful to this community for all the love, support, good wishes and happy vibes you've sent me during my pregnancy ... it has been wonderful. Thank you all!"