Am I over cooking in my crock pot?

I have used a crock pot on several occasions, and rarely do my meals come out nicely. For example, my chicken tends to be dry (how does that happen?!) or the meal just does not look appetizing. I have a large slow cooker- I think its 6 quarts? It has a divided insert so I could make 2 separate meals in the crock... show more I have used a crock pot on several occasions, and rarely do my meals come out nicely. For example, my chicken tends to be dry (how does that happen?!) or the meal just does not look appetizing. I have a large slow cooker- I think its 6 quarts? It has a divided insert so I could make 2 separate meals in the crock pot if necessary. Is my crock pot too big for the standard recipe? Should I double the recipe? Am I not cooking it long enough? When a recipe says 8 hours on low or 3 on high (just making that up) and I choose the "high"....is it not as good as using the low setting?
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