In my house the kitchen gets the most action and the most people see it, so I like to start there. Clean and Scensible will walk you through the best way to organize your Kitchen Cabinets. She goes nice and slow, step-by-step.
How to Organize Kitchen Cabinets:
For the love of Mike, shoes are taking over my entire house!!!
Here are 10 Clever and Easy Ways to Store Shoes:
Organizing Moms has a bunch of links to get you started with the basics.
So, good luck, I'll be the one who is completely overwhelmed sitting in the middle of the floor with every item pulled out of closets, shelves, and drawers playing on my phone and hoping it all goes away.