Before you throw out that old dresser, create roll-away under-bed storage drawers. Love this idea from Better Homes and Gardens. Would be a great shoe storage idea. (wow great idea) Also repurpose the dresser for craft storage.
How I simplified and organized my house, room by room
Homework Center-- pottery barn filers Beautifully organized Family Command Center -- organize each child's school papers, artwork, homework assignments, and forms. TIP: Each week's end, go through each box; discard and file away as needed.
Measurement conversion chart and labeled measuring cup holder for your cabinets doors. (I did this and every time I opened the cabinet, the cups would SMACK the door loudly. It would do better just in a cabinet and not on the door.