Meet the Author

Karen Cas-Alinas is the author of the blog Filipina in Canada ( She was born in The Philippines and moved to Canada on August 2016. Prior to moving to Canada, she finished her Doctor of Medicine degree in The Philippines. She then passed the Physician Licensure Examination and practiced in some hospitals within and outside the metro.

Now, she is happily married to her husband, Albert, and is a first-time mom to her sweet daughter named Kara Avelina. Currently, she is enjoying her life as a stay-at-home mom, hospital shareholder, blogger and freelance healthcare content writer.

As an immigrant, she has her own share of stories. Nevertheless, she is grateful to what her new home brings to her family. Get to see some views on how it feels like living in Canada through reading her blog series.