03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Matthew McConaughey's Girlfriend Pregnant: "We Are Stoked"

Laid back movie star Matthew McConaughey, 38, posted a message on his blog Tuesday announcing that he and girlfriend Camila Alves are expecting a baby.
He wrote:

Got some blessed news... a celebration of life and bounty... a newborn conceived.. yes, my girlfriend Camila and I made a baby together... 3 months growin in her womb and all looks healthy and lively so far... we are stoked and wowed by this miracle of creation and this gift from God, and so excited for the adventure that will come in raising this child, being a mother and a father, and shepherding him or her through this life... from moms and dads, to family, to community, it takes the best will and support from everyone to raise the healthiest children we have in society... wish us the best, keep us in your prayers, and God bless evolution... thanks for bein fans of me and my work and now this new and miraculous chapter in my life, as me and Camila and our child do our best to just keep livin... wow, McConaughey

Alves is a Brazilian swimsuit model. Her official website has photos and says she is 22 and 5'10. McConaughey and Alves were snapped at the beach last summer, in Paris in September and in New York in December.