The birth of Blue Ivy Carter has preoccupied the internet for a minute, and now Beyonce's website sends out thanks of behalf of the new parents.

In a statement posted on the site Hov & Beyonce tell us everything is good with Blue:

"Hello Hello Baby Blue!

We are happy to announce the arrival of our beautiful daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, born on Saturday, January 7, 2012.

Her birth was emotional and extremely peaceful, we are in heaven.

as delivered naturally at a healthy 7 lbs and it was the best experience of both of our lives.

We are thankful to everyone for all your prayers, well wishes, love and support.

- Beyoncé & JAY Z"