I started with the frame and measured a 1/2'' thick square of plywood to replace the glass top
After a few quick easy steps this is our new "safe and sturdy" coffee table:
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Once I had the wood cut I added another 1/2" layer of foam padding:
The covered top rests on the table and can easily be removed but offers a safer solution while the kids are toddlers:
What do you think?!