Photo albums are wonderful, but if you don’t have the time to create them, there are great options for storing your pictures, almost as easy as tossing them in a shoe box.
A box that is sized for photos, and made of photo-safe materials, will protect them. These even come with dividers, so that you can sort them by year or occasion. Just write names on the back, write on the divider (Disneyland 2013,) and drop them in.
A little more protected and organized, but still easy: plastic boxes with little cases to divide up your treasured memories:
Pictures from the Container Store; similar products widely available.